- Fluorescent Dyes
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Agents that emit light after excitation by light. The wave length of the emitted light is usually longer than that of the incident light. Fluorochromes are substances that cause fluorescence in other substances, i.e., dyes used to mark or label other compounds with fluorescent tags.
Drug Drug Description Fluorescein A dye used in angiography or angioscopy of the iris and retina. Dansylamide Not Available Rhodamine 6G Not Available Plicamycin For the treatment of testicular cancer, as well as hypercalcemia and hypercalciuria associated with a variety of advanced forms of cancer. Dithiazanine Not Annotated Aminacrine A highly fluorescent anti-infective dye used clinically as a topical antiseptic and experimentally as a mutagen, due to its interaction with DNA. It is also used as an intracellular pH... Eosin Not Annotated Phloxine B For use in dental disclosing products, allowing for highlighting of bacterial placques. Quinacrine mustard Not Available Rose bengal Indicated as a diagnostic agent in routine ocular examinations or when superficial conjunctiva or corneal tissue change is suspected, and as an aid in the diagnosis of keratoconjunctivitis sicca, keratitis,... 8-anilinonaphthalene-1-sulfonic acid Not Available
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