Sulisobenzone

(USAN, rINN)
Sulisobenzone Chemical formula
Synonyms: Benzofenon-4; Benzophenone-4; NSC-60584; Sulisobenzona; Sulisobenzonum. 5-Benzoyl-4-hydroxy-2-methoxybenzenesulphonic acid.
Cyrillic synonym: Сулизобензон.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C14H12O6S = 308.3.
CAS — 4065-45-6.

Pharmacopoeias.

In US.

USP 31

(Sulisobenzone). Light tan powder. M.p. about 145°. Freely soluble in water, in alcohol, and in methyl alcohol; sparingly soluble in ethyl acetate. Store in airtight containers. Protect from light.

💊 Profile

Sulisobenzone, a substituted benzophenone, is a sunscreen with actions similar to those of oxybenzone. It is effective against UVB and some UVA light.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Nubevital BB; Nubevital Sunblock Ultra; Refrane Plus; Braz.: Sunmax Acqua; Canad.: Hawaiian Tropic Herbal†; Chile: Hidrafil; Spectraban 55; Mex.: Spectraban 55; USA: Hawaiian Tropic Protective Tanning Dry.
Published January 18, 2019.