Levomenol

(rINN)
Levomenol Chemical formula
Synonyms: (−)α-Bisabolol; Lévoménol; Levomenolum; Lewomenol. (−)-6Methyl-2-(4-methyl-3-cyclohexen-1-yl)-5-hepten-2-ol.
Cyrillic synonym: Левоменол.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C15H26O = 222.4.
CAS — 23089-26-1.

💊 Profile

Levomenol is a sesquiterpene isolated from the volatile oil of chamomile. It has been tried as a transepidermal penetration enhancer and is present in many emollient preparations.
1. Kadir R, Barry BW. α-Bisabolol, a possible safe penetration enhancer for dermal and transdermal therapeutics. Int J Pharmaceutics 1991; 70: 87–94.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Confortel†; Keracnyl; Austria: Sensicutan; Belg.: Purigel Crisp; Chile: Cuidado Intimo; Eucerin Piel Grasa; Queratopil; Ruboril; Suavigel; Cz.: Fyterol†; Sensicutan; Fr.: Alpha 5 DS†; Apaisance†; CleanAC; Dermophil Indien†; Epiphane†; Keracnyl; Keracnyl eau nettoyante; Seborheane; Squaphane E; Tefirax; Ger.: Mirfulan Spray N; Sensicutan; Hong Kong: Kamillosan†; Ital.: Biothymus DS; Broxo al Fluoro; Decon Lavanda; Intim; Pitiren; Saugella Poligyn 7; Tial-Z; Mex.: Aveendix; Port.: Hidratante VV; Lactonico†; Switz.: Antidry; Dermophil Indien; Tenderdol; Thai.: Kamillosan†; UK: Xclair; Venez.: Kamillosan.
Published May 08, 2019.