Gentian Violet

Category: Antifungal



Gentian Violet Overview

Crystal violet or gentian violet (also known as methyl violet 10B or hexamethyl pararosaniline chloride) is a triarylmethane dye used as a histological stain and in Gram's method of classifying bacteria. Crystal violet has antibacterial, antifungal, and anthelmintic properties and was formerly important as a topical antiseptic. The medical use of the dye has been largely superseded by more modern drugs, although it is still listed by the World Health Organization. The name "gentian violet" wa...

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Gentian Violet
  • Solution: 1%, 2%
  • Tampon: 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Gentian Violet: (6 results)

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  • 0395-1003 Humco Gentian Violet 1% 10 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Humco Holding Group, Inc.
  • 0395-1005 Humco Gentian Violet 2% 20 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Humco Holding Group, Inc.
  • 24286-1531 De La Cruz Gentian Violet 1 g/100ml Topical Tincture by Dlc Laboratories, Inc.
  • 24385-003 Gnp Gentian Violet 1% 10 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Amerrisource Bergen
  • 54633-014 Gentian Violet 2% 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by The Podiatree Company
  • 65055-401 Gentian Violet Topical Solution 1 g/100ml Topical Liquid by Laboratorios Jaloma, S.a. De C.v.

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