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Antimicrobial Name: Thymol
CAS Number: 89-83-8
Type of Antibiotic: Other Antibiotics
Origin: Plant Extract
Functional Category: Antibiotic
Molecular Weight: 150.22
Appearance: A colorless crystalline solid
Chemical Formula:



Insoluble in Water


Thymol (also known as 2-isopropyl-5-methylphenol), (IPMP) is a natural monoterpene phenol derivative of cymene, C10H14O, isomeric with carvacrol, found in oil of thyme, and extracted as a white crystalline substance of a pleasant aromatic odor and strong antiseptic properties.