hexachlorophene


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antibacterial substance that is a water-soluble powder used in antiseptic soaps and toothpaste

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Hexachlorophene inhibits Wnt/[beta]-catenin pathway by promoting Siah-mediated [beta]-catenin degradation.
One of his best attributes is the ability to convey complex processes in an easily understandable manner; be it how dioxin forms when hexachlorophene is overheated, or how petroleum can destroy the insulation penguins need to hunt in cold waters.
Decolonization strategies include the use of topical nasal antimicrobials, such as mupirocin, to eradicate nasal colonization and chlorhexidine, hexachlorophene, and dilute bleach solutions for skin eradication.
* Bathing with an antimicrobial soap, such as hexachlorophene or chlorhexidine, can be 20%-50% effective at decolonizing extranasal sites in the short term.
Letheen media are formulated to neutralise all commonly used antiseptics and disinfectants--quaternary ammonium compounds, phenols, hexachlorophene, formalin and ethanol.
Successful outbreak control measures included daily hexachlorophene showers and hygiene education.