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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

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Definition:A monohydroxyquinoline that is quinolin-8-ol in which the hydrogens at positions 5 and 7 have been substituted by chlorine. A synthetic antibacterial prepared by chlorination of quinolin-8-ol, it is used for the treatment of dandruff and seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 5,7-dichloroquinolin-8-ol
 related_synonym: 5,7-dichlor-8-hydroxychinolin;   5,7-dichloro-8-hydroxyquinoline;   5,7-dichloro-8-oxyquinoline;   5,7-dichloro-8-quinolinol;   5,7-dichlorooxine;   5,7-dichloroxine;   CHQ;   Formula=C9H5Cl2NO;   InChI=1S/C9H5Cl2NO/c10-6-4-7(11)9(13)8-5(6)2-1-3-12-8/h1-4,13H;   InChIKey=WDFKMLRRRCGAKS-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   SMILES=Oc1c(Cl)cc(Cl)c2cccnc12
 xref: Beilstein:153606;   CAS:773-76-2;   DrugBank:DB01243;   Drug_Central:611;   KEGG:D03472;   LINCS:LSM-2371;   PMID:18963921;   PMID:28166217;   PMID:443855;   Reaxys:153606;   Wikipedia:Chloroxine

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              atomic nucleus 19814
                atom 19814
                  main group element atom 19702
                    p-block element atom 19702
                      carbon group element atom 19608
                        carbon atom 19597
                          organic molecular entity 19597
                            organic molecule 19522
                              organic cyclic compound 19320
                                organic heterocyclic compound 18432
                                  organic heteropolycyclic compound 17844
                                    organic heterobicyclic compound 16765
                                      mancude organic heterobicyclic parent 5198
                                        quinoline 301
                                          quinolin-8-ol 236
                                            chloroxine 0
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