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Chemical Dimethyl Sulfoxide

Name Dimethyl Sulfoxide
CAS Type 1 Name Methane, sulfinylbis-
Equivalent Terms Dimethylsulfoxide | Dimethylsulphinyl | Dimethylsulphoxide | Dimethyl Sulphoxide | Dimexide | DMSO | Rheumabene | Rimso | Rimso 100 | Rimso50 | Rimso 50 | Rimso-50 | Sclerosol | Sulfinylbis(methane) | Sulfoxide, Dimethyl | Sulphoxide, Dimethyl
CAS Registry Number 67-68-5
Definition A highly polar organic liquid, that is used widely as a chemical solvent. Because of its ability to penetrate biological membranes, it is used as a vehicle for topical application of pharmaceuticals. It is also used to protect tissue during CRYOPRESERVATION. Dimethyl sulfoxide shows a range of pharmacological activity including analgesia and anti-inflammation.
Structure Dimethyl Sulfoxide
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MeSH® ID D004121
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