Synonyms: "6-chlorothymol", "4-chloro-2-isopropyl-5-methylphenol", "chlorthymol", "4-chlorothymol", "6-chorothymol"

Source: chlorothymol is a chlorinated phenolic antiseptic used as an ingredient of preparations for hand and skin disinfection and topical treatment of fungal infections.


IUPAC Name: 4-chloro-5-methyl-2-propan-2-ylphenol
CAS Number: 89-68-9
PubChem ID: 6982
Canonical SMILES: CC1=CC(=C(C=C1Cl)C(C)C)O

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C10H13ClO
Molecular Weight: 184,663

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 1
Number of bond acceptors: 1
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 12


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Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor
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Kramer VJ, Giesy JP. 1999. Specific binding of hydroxylated polychlorinated biphenyl metabolites and other substances to bovine calf uterine estrogen receptor: structure-binding relationships. Sci Total Environ 233(1-3):141-161.
Miller D, Wheals BB, Beresford N, Sumpter JP. 2001. Estrogenic activity of phenolic additives determined by an in vitro yeast bioassay. Environ Health Perspect 109(2):133-138.

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