Thymol

Information about Thymol

Thymol uses

Thymol is used to prevent infections.

How thymol works

Thymol is a phenolic antiseptic with antibacterial and antifungal activity. It is used mainly as a deodorant in mouthwashes and gargles.

Common side effects of thymol

Gastric mucosal irritation.

Available Medicine for Thymol

No medicine available

Content on this page was last updated on 17 January, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)