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Chemical Iodophors

Name Iodophors
Equivalent Terms Iodine, Tamed | Tamed Iodine
Definition Complexes of iodine and non-ionic SURFACE-ACTIVE AGENTS acting as carrier and solubilizing agent for the iodine in water. Iodophors usually enhance bactericidal activity of iodine, reduce vapor pressure and odor, minimize staining, and allow wide dilution with water. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D007466
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ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Iodine Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Iodophors Has associated diseases

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Iodophors Has associated diseases
  cadexomer iodine
  iodaminox
  jodonal A
  Mycofix
  nonylphenoxypolyethanol-iodine complex
  pharmaceutical FS-1
  pollena iodine K
View node Povidone-Iodine Has associated diseases
  Wescodyne