Sodium hypochlorite

sodium hypochlorite

(Science: chemical) The sodium salt of hypochlorous acid. It is used as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and as a disinfectant.

Pharmacological action: disinfectants, oxidants.

Chemical name: Hypochlorous acid, sodium salt

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