010

phenylmethanol

010 in polymers: 9 entries. Examples include: 6JIJ 2AMQ 2Q6F

010 as a free ligand exists in 4 entries. Examples include: 5ONL 5EB5 6HRJ

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Chemical Component Summary

Namephenylmethanol
Identifiersphenylmethanol
FormulaC7 H8 O
Molecular Weight108.14
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESOCc1ccccc1
InChIInChI=1S/C7H8O/c8-6-7-4-2-1-3-5-7/h1-5,8H,6H2
InChIKeyWVDDGKGOMKODPV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count16
Chiral Atom Count0
Chiral Atomsn/a
Bond Count16
Aromatic Bond Count6
Leaving AtomsHO

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB06770 Different stereochemistry
NameBenzyl alcohol
Groupsapproved
Synonyms
  • (Hydroxymethyl)benzene
  • Alcoholum benzylicum
  • Alcool benzylique
  • Alcoolbenzylique
  • alpha-Hydroxytoluene
Brand Names
  • Averteax
  • Baby's Own Teething Gel - 2.5%
  • Baby's Own Teething Gel 2.5%
  • Babys Own Gora Teething Lot
  • Bab
Affected OrganismHead lice
IndicationUlesfia (benzyl alcohol) lotion is indicated for the topical treatment of head lice infestation in patients 6 months of age and older. Ulesfia Lotion does not have ovicidal activity.
Mechanism of actionBenzyl alcohol inhibits lice from closing their respiratory spiracles, allowing the vehicle to obstruct the spiracles and causing the lice to asphyxiate.
Route of administration
  • Auricular (otic)
  • Buccal; Topical
  • Dental
  • Topical
Categories
  • Alcohols
  • Anesthetics
  • Anesthetics, Local
  • Antiparasitic Products, Insecticides and Repellents
  • Benzene Derivatives
ATC-CodeP03AX06
CAS number100-51-6