Mesulfen

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Mesulfen
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FormulaC14H12S2
Molar mass244.37 g·mol−1
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Mesulfen (2,7-dimethylthianthrene) is an anti-acne preparation[1] as well as a scabicide.[2] It is a dimethyl derivative of thianthrene.

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  1. ^ Leoni, A.; Dudine, G. (1983). "Therapy of seborrhea, seborrheic eczema and acne with a soap with a mesulfen base". Giornale italiano di dermatologia e venereologia : organo ufficiale, Societa italiana di dermatologia e sifilografia. 118 (2): XXI–XXIV. PMID 6226594.
  2. ^ Meneghini, C. L.; Vena, G. A.; Angelini, G. (1982). "Contact dermatitis to scabicides". Contact dermatitis. 8 (4): 285–286. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0536.1982.tb04231.x. PMID 7105702.