Active Ingredient(s): Benzalkonium Chloride

Zephiran Overview

Benzalkonium chloride (BZK, BKC, BAK, BAC), also known as alkyldimethylbenzylammonium chloride (ADBAC) and by the trade name Zephiran,[1] is a type of cationic surfactant. It is an organic salt classified as a quaternary ammonium compound. ADBACs have three main categories of use: as a biocide, a cationic surfactant, and a phase transfer agent.[2] ADBACs are a mixture of alkylbenzyldimethylammonium chlorides, in which the alkyl group has various even-numbered a...

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used many years ago in swimming pool as algecide and disinfectant. Now have swimming pool again and contemplating useing it again. This pool has salt chlorinater. Would this matter I wonder? ## I'm sorry, but since we provide information on prescription medications and their use in humans, I am unable to help you with any information on the use of a product in your swimming pool. Have you tried consulting a pool services specialist? They would be better able to advise you on this matter.


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Benzalkonium Chloride
  • Powder: 1%
  • Solution: 1:750, 50%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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