What is 3, 5-dihydroxypentyl benzene? We also call it 5-amyl-phlorophenol or 1, 3-dihydroxy-5-amylbenzene.3, 5-dihydroxypentyl benzene is a white powder, molecular formula C11H16O2, molecular weight 180.24, CAS No. 500-66-3, EINECS No. 207-908-8, its boiling point at room temperature and pressure is 164℃, The melting point is 46℃ ~ 48℃, the density is 1.068±0.06 g/cm3, then, 3, 5-dihydroxypentyl benzene has what use?
3, 5-dihydroxypentyl benzene is a kind of polyphenolic compound with various biological activities. It is mainly used as an important medical intermediate in the pharmaceutical industry. It can act on a variety of pathogenic fungi and bacteria to destroy them.
It has been found that a high concentration of 3, 5-dihydroxypentyl benzene can break DNA in the environment of copper chloride and oxygen, and it can inhibit and treat diseases such as human immunodeficiency and cancer caused by retroviruses. Moreover, 3, 5-dihydroxypentyl benzene can also play a sedative, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and promote digestion, so it has been widely used in the medical industry.