[ ī-ō′də-klôr′hī-drŏksĭ-kwĭn′ ]


A compound used topically as a local antibacterial agent and in the treatment of a wide range of dermatoses, intravaginally in the treatment of Trichomonas vaginalis vaginitis, and internally in the treatment of mild or asymptomatic intestinal amebiasis.

Words nearby iodochlorhydroxyquin

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