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chlorhexidine digluconate
1,6-bis(5-(p-chlorophenyl)biguandino)hexane digluconate

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CAS Number: 18472-51-0Picture of molecule3D/inchi
Other(deleted CASRN):105791-72-8
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:242-354-0
Beilstein Number:4348068
Molecular Weight:897.76718000
Formula:C34 H54 Cl2 N10 O14
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Category:cosmetic agents
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Boiling Point: 699.30 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg (est)
Flash Point: 710.00 °F. TCC ( 376.70 °C. ) (est)
logP (o/w): 4.931 (est)
Soluble in:
 water, 65.36 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
CosIng:cosmetic data
Cosmetic Uses: antimicrobial agents
oral care agents
American International Chemical, LLC.
Chlorhexidine Gluconate
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
Chlorhexidine Digluconate >98%
Odor: characteristic
Use: Chlorhexidine has been used to study how essential oils improve skin antisepsis when combined with chlorhexidine digluconate and is used for skin permeation studies.
ECSA Chemicals
ECSA Chemicals
ECSA Chemicals
George Uhe Company
Indis NV
For experimental / research use only.
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Jiangyin Healthway
Chlorhexidine Gluconate 20%
New functional food ingredients
Chlorhexidine Gluconate
Sigma-Aldrich: Sigma
For experimental / research use only.
Chlorhexidine digluconate solution 20% in H2O
United International
Chlorhexidine Digluconate
Safety Information:
Preferred SDS: View
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
intravenous-mouse LD50 12900 ug/kg
Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 255, 1982.

oral-mouse LD50 1260 mg/kg
Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 255, 1982.

intravenous-rat LD50 24200 ug/kg
Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 255, 1982.

oral-rat LD50 2000 mg/kg
Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 255, 1982.

Dermal Toxicity:
subcutaneous-mouse LD50 1140 mg/kg
Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 255, 1982.

subcutaneous-rat LD50 3320 mg/kg
Drugs in Japan Vol. 6, Pg. 255, 1982.

Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
cosmetic agents
Recommendation for chlorhexidine digluconate usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for chlorhexidine digluconate flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):18472-51-0
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Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :24838357
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
NIST Chemistry WebBook:Search Inchi
Canada Domestic Sub. List:18472-51-0
Pubchem (cid):24838357
Pubchem (sid):134993220
Other Information:
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KEGG (GenomeNet):C08038
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Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 not found in nature
 arlacide G
 chlorhexidine bigluconate
 chlorhexidine D-digluconate
 chlorhexidine di-D-gluconate
4-chlorhexidine digluconate
 chlorhexidine gluconate
N,N''-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,12-diimino-2,4,11,13-tetraazatetradecanediimidamide di-D-gluconate
1,6-bis(5-(p-chlorophenyl)biguandino)hexane digluconate
D-gluconic acid compd. with N,N''-Bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,12-diimino-2,4,11,13-tetraazatetradecanediimidamide (2:1)
1,1'-hexamethylene bis(5-(p-chlorophenyl)biguanide), digluconate
1,1'-hexamethylenebis(5-(p-chlorophenyl)biguanide) di-D-gluconate
N',N'''''-hexane-1,6-diylbis[N-(4-chlorophenyl)(imidodicarbonimidic diamide)] - D-gluconic acid (1:2)
N,N''''-hexane-1,6-diylbis[N'-(4-chlorophenyl)(imidodicarbonimidic diamide)] - D-gluconic acid (1:2)
N,N''''-1,6-hexanediylbis[N'-(4-chlorophenyl)(imidodicarbonimidic diamide)] - D-gluconic acid (1:2)
 imidodicarbonimidic diamide, N,N''''-1,6-hexanediylbis[N'-(4-chlorophenyl)-, compd. with D-gluconic acid (1:2)
 maskin R
(2R,3S,4R,5R)-2,3,4,5,6-pentahydroxyhexanoic acid - N',N'''''-hexane-1,6-diylbis[N-(4-chlorophenyl)(imidodicarbonimidic diamide)] (2:1)
(2R,3S,4R,5R)-2,3,4,5,6-pentahydroxyhexansäure--N,N''''-hexan-1,6-diylbis[N'-(4-chlorphenyl)(imidodicarbonimidic diamid)](2:1)
2,4,11,13-tetraazatetradecanediimidamide, N,N''-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,12-diimino-, di-D-gluconate
2,4,11,13-tetraazatetradecanediimidamide, N,N''-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,12-diimino-, digluconate


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