Octocrilene

(rINN)
Octocrilene Chemical formula
Synonyms: 2-Ethylhexyl α-cyanoβ-phenylcinnamate; Octocrilène; Octocrileno; Octocrilenum; Octocrylene ano-3,3-diphenylacrylate.
Cyrillic synonym: Октокрилен.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C24H27NO2 = 361.5.
CAS — 6197-30-4.

Pharmacopoeias.

In US.

USP 31

(Octocrylene). Store in airtight containers.

Profile

Octocrilene, a substituted cinnamate, is a sunscreen with actions similar to those of octinoxate (above). It is effective against UVB light.
Published January 05, 2019.