Agent Name

Buclosamide

CAS Number

575-74-6

Formula

C11-H14-Cl-N-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

N-Butyl-4-chlorosalicylamide; N-Butyl-4-chlorsalicylamide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Salicylanilides

Sources/Uses

Classification Code: Antifungal agents [NLM, ChemIDplus]

Comments

The halogenated salicylanilides may cause photoallergic contact dermatitis (PACD). Patients with PACD note the appearance of a eczematous rash, usually on the face, neck, dorsum of the hands, and sun-exposed areas on the arms with sparing of areas under the chin and upper eyelids. [LaDou, p. 334]

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Contact Dermatitis, Photoallergic

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