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Trichocide Brand names, Trichocide Analogs

Trichocide Brand Names Mixture

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Trichocide Chemical_Formula


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Trichocide fda sheet

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Trichocide msds (material safety sheet)

Trichocide MSDS

Trichocide Synthesis Reference

Jacob et al., U.S. Pat. 2,944,061 (1960)

Trichocide Molecular Weight

171.154 g/mol

Trichocide Melting Point

160 oC

Trichocide H2O Solubility


Trichocide State


Trichocide LogP


Trichocide Dosage Forms

Tablet; Intravenous injection

Trichocide Indication

Treatment of acute acne rosacea

Trichocide Pharmacology

Metronidazole, a synthetic antibacterial and antiprotozoal agent of the nitroimidazole class, is used against protozoa such as Trichomonas vaginalis, amebiasis, and giardiasis. Metronidazole is extremely effective against anaerobic bacterial infections and is also used to treat Crohn's disease, antibiotic-associated diarrhea, and rosacea.

Trichocide Absorption

Well absorbed

Trichocide side effects and Toxicity

Convulsive seizures and peripheral neuropathy, the latter characterized mainly by numbness or paresthesia of an extremity, LD50=500 mg/kg/day (orally in rat)

Trichocide Patient Information

Trichocide Organisms Affected

Bacteria and protozoa