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 (vermicide) 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 The medical use of the dye has been largely superseded by more modern drugs, although it is still listed by the World Health Organization.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...

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Gentian Violet
  • Solution: 1%, 2%
  • Tampon: 5mg
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NDC Database Records for Gentian Violet: (7 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.
  • 0395-9114 Gentian Violet 1% 1% 10 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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