Enzacamene

(USAN, rINN)
Enzacamene Chemical formula
Synonyms: Enzacamène; Enzacameno; Enzacamenum; Methyl Benzylidene Camphor; 3-(4-Methylbenzylidene)bornan-2-one; 3-(4-Methylbenzylidene)camphor. 1,7,7Trimethyl-3-[(4-methylphenyl)methylene]bicyclo[2.2.1]heptan-2-one.
Cyrillic synonym: Энзакамен.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C18H22O = 254.4.
CAS — 36861-47-9 ( ified).

Pharmacopoeias.

In US.

USP 31

(Enzacamene). A white, fine crystalline powder. M.p. between 66° and 68°. Practically insoluble in water; freely soluble in alcohol; very soluble in chloroform. Store in airtight containers.

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Enzacamene is a camphor derivative used as a sunscreen. It is effective against UVB light.
Published December 08, 2018.