Pharm-Rx Hexylresorcinol

Pharm-Rx Hexylresorcinol, chemically known as 4-Hexyl-1,3-benzenediol, functions in over-the-counter (OTC) capacities within pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. Classified as an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) under pharmaceutical actives and precursors in pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals, it serves as a significant component in various formulations due to its therapeutic properties.

Chemical Name: 4-Hexyl-1,3-benzenediol

CAS Number: 136-77-6

Chemical Inventories: AICS (Australia), DSL (Canada), ECL (Korea), EINECS (EU), IECSC (China), NZIoC (New Zealand), PICCS (Phillipines), TCSI (Taiwan), TSCA (USA)

Certifications & Compliance: California Proposition 65, FDA 29 CFR 1910.1200

Synonyms: 4-Hexylresorcinol, Hexylresorcinol

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    Identification & Functionality

    Pharma & Nutraceuticals Functions
    Molecular formula

    Hexylresorcinol, dried over silica gel for 4 hours, contains not less than 98.0% and not more than 100.5% of hexylresorcinol (C₁₂H₁₈O₂).

    Chemical Structure

    Hexylresorcinol - Chemical Structure

    Applications & Uses


    Physical Form
    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight 194.27

    Regulatory & Compliance

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight, light-resistant containers.