Benzyl Alcohol

Information about Benzyl Alcohol

Benzyl alcohol uses

Benzyl Alcohol is used to prevent infections.

How benzyl alcohol works

Benzyl alcohol inhibits lice from closing their respiratory spiracles, allowing the vehicle to obstruct the spiracles and causing the lice to asphyxiate.

Common side effects of benzyl alcohol

Abnormal skin reaction, Numbness, Allergic reaction, Redness of skin, Application site itching.

Available Medicine for Benzyl Alcohol

No medicine available

Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)