Homosalate

(USAN, rINN)
Homosalate Chemical formula
Synonyms: Homomenthyl Salicylate; Homosalato; Homosalatum. 3,3,5-Trimethylcyclohexyl salicylate.
Cyrillic synonym: Гомосалат.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C16H22O3 = 262.3.
CAS — 118-56-9.

Pharmacopoeias.

In US.

USP 31

(Homosalate). Store in airtight containers.

Profile

Homosalate, a substituted salicylate, is a sunscreen with actions similar to those of octisalate. It is effective against UVB light.
Published December 12, 2018.