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A potentially neurotoxic 8-hydroxyquinoline derivative long used as a topical anti-infective, intestinal antiamebic, and vaginal trichomonacide. The oral preparation has been shown to cause subacute myelo-optic neuropathy and has been banned worldwide.

Year introduced: 1993

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Tree Number(s): D03.633.100.810.350.625.400

MeSH Unique ID: D007464

Registry Number: 7BHQ856EJ5

Entry Terms:

  • 5-Chloro-7-iodo-8-quinolinol
  • 5 Chloro 7 iodo 8 quinolinol
  • Iodochloroxyquinoline
  • Chloroiodoquine
  • Iodochlorhydroxyquin
  • Entero-Septol
  • Entero Septol
  • EnteroSeptol
  • Enteroquinol
  • Vioform
  • Chinoform
  • Entero-Vioform
  • Entero Vioform
  • EnteroVioform

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