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Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol) Summary

Description: A clear, colorless liquid rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and distributed throughout the body. It has bactericidal activity and is used often as a topical disinfectant. It is widely used as a solvent and preservative in pharmaceutical preparations as well as serving as the primary ingredient in ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.

Also Known As: Ethyl Alcohol; Absolute Alcohol; Grain Alcohol; Alcohol, Ethyl; Alcohol, Absolute; Alcohol, Grain

Networked: 16198 relevant articles (762 outcomes, 2021 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Ethanol is Relevant

  1. Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Hepatoma) : 71 outcomes 112 studies in 725 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 50 outcomes 103 studies in 1096 results
  3. Ulcer : 45 outcomes 51 studies in 490 results
  4. Cysts : 36 outcomes 21 studies in 220 results
  5. Stomach Ulcer (Gastric Ulcer) : 35 outcomes 56 studies in 396 results
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Drugs Related to Ethanol

  1. Indomethacin (Indometacin)
  2. Acetic Acid (Vinegar)
  3. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid)
  4. Acetaldehyde
  5. Ethiodized Oil (Ethiodol)
  6. Nicotine
  7. Glucose (Dextrose)
  8. Diazepam (Valium)
  9. Cocaine (Cocaine HCl)
  10. N-Methylaspartate (NMDA)
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Therapies Related to Ethanol

  1. Sclerotherapy
  2. Catheters
  3. Injections
  4. Ligation
  5. Self Administration (Administration, Self)
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