propylparaben


propylparaben
An antifungal agent and pharmaceutical preservative. SYN: propyl hydroxybenzoate.

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pro·pyl·par·a·ben -'par-ə-.ben n a crystalline ester C10H12O3 used as a preservative in pharmaceutical and cosmetic preparations

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pro·pyl·par·a·ben (pro″pəl-parґə-bən) [NF] an antifungal agent, closely related to butylparaben, ethylparaben, and methylparaben; used as a preservative in pharmaceutical preparations.

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