Benzyl Cinnamate

(BAN, USAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Benzylu cynamonian; Cinnamein. Phenylmethyl 3-phenyl-2-propenoate.
Chemical formula: C16H14O2 = 238.3.
CAS — 103-41-3.

💊 Profile

Benzyl cinnamate is a constituent of various balsams and resins, including Peru balsam, to which it has been used similarly. It is also used as a flavour and in perfumery.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Belg.: Pulmex; Pulmex Baby; Braz.: Ozonyl; UK: Sudocrem.
Published January 12, 2019.