Domiphen bromide is employed as a phase transfer catalyst in synthetic chemistry. It is used as a quaternary ammonium cation with cationic surfactant properties. Further, it is used as an antiseptic and an active pharmaceutical ingredient.
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Hazard Statements: H302
Harmful if swallowed.
Precautionary Statements: P264-P270-P301+P312a-P330-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.