Dipyrithione

(USAN, rINN)
Dipyrithione Chemical formula
Synonyms: Bispiriyon; Bispyrithione; Dipiritiona; Dipyrithionum; OMDS; Piriyon Disülfit; Pyrithione Disulfide. 2,2′-Dithiodipyridine 1,1′-dioxide.
Cyrillic synonym: Дипиритион.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C10H8N2O2S2 = 252.3.
CAS — 3696-28-4.

💊 Profile

Dipyrithione is reported to have antibacterial and antifungal properties and is included in preparations for the treatment of dandruff.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Turk.: Perkapil. Multi-ingredient: Canad.: Dan-Tar Plus; Polytar AF; Switz.: Crimanex.
Published December 01, 2018.