: a crystalline phenol C12H18O2 used as an antiseptic and anthelmintic
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Recent Examples on the WebThe latter is thanks to vitamin C and hexylresorcinol, which is an antioxidant that specifically targets an enzyme required for the production of pigment in the skin, Lain explains.
Devon Abelman, Allure, 19 Mar. 2019
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: a crystalline phenol C12H18O2 used as an antiseptic (as in a throat lozenge) and as an anthelmintic against ascarids (especially Ascaris lumbricoides), hookworms, and whipworms (especially Trichuris trichiura)