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Hydrogen Peroxide

A strong oxidizing agent used in aqueous solution as a ripening agent, bleach, and topical anti-infective. It is relatively unstable and solutions deteriorate over time unless stabilized by the addition of acetanilide or similar organic materials.

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Tree Number(s): D01.248.497.158.685.750.424, D01.339.431.374.424, D01.650.550.750.400, D02.389.338.253

MeSH Unique ID: D006861

Registry Number: BBX060AN9V

Entry Terms:

  • Peroxide, Hydrogen
  • Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2)
  • Hydroperoxide
  • Superoxol
  • Oxydol
  • Perhydrol

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