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Introduction: Phenolphthalein

Description of Phenolphthalein

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Phenolphthalein: a laxative used in many preparations under various trade names; also used as an acid-base indicator in titrations involving weak acids and strong bases because it is brilliant red at high alkalinity and colorless below pH 8.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Phenolphthalein: A family of 3,3-bis(p-hydroxyphenyl)phthalides. They are used as CATHARTICS, indicators, and DYES.
Source: Diseases Database

Phenolphthalein: An acid-base indicator which is colorless in acid solution, but turns pink to red as the solution becomes alkaline. It is used medicinally as a cathartic.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Phenolphthalein as a Disease

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Phenolphthalein: Related Diseases

Phenolphthalein: Phenolphthalein is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Phenolphthalein (Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Phenolphthalein)

Some of the symptoms of Phenolphthalein incude:

  • Increased risk of cancer

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Phenolphthalein

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Phenolphthalein

The following list attempts to classify Phenolphthalein into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • laxative
  • aperient,cathartic,physic,purgative
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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