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NCI Drug Dictionary


Dakin's solution 
A highly diluted solution of sodium hypochlorite (0.5% w/v) with topical anti-infective activity. Dakin's solution is used as an antiseptic to clean infected topical wounds. Check for active clinical trials or closed clinical trials using this agent. (NCI Thesaurus)
Synonyms:aqueous solution of sodium hypochlorite
Dakin's fluid