Pharm-Rx Homosalate

Pharm-Rx Homosalate, chemically known as homosalate, 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: Homosalate

CAS Number: 118-56-9

Chemical Inventories: AICS (Australia), DSL (Canada), EINECS (EU), ENCS (Japan), IECSC (China), NZIoC (New Zealand), PICCS (Phillipines), TSCA (USA)

Certifications & Compliance: California Proposition 65

Synonyms: 3,3,5-Trimethylcyclohexyl 2-hydroxybenzoate, 3,3,5-Trimethylcyclohexyl salicylate, Homomenthyl salicylate, NSC 164918, Uniderm Homsal

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    Identification & Functionality

    Chemical Name
    Pharma & Nutraceuticals Functions
    Molecular formula

    Homosalate contains not less than 90.0% and not more than 110% of C₁₆H₂₂O₃, calculated on the as-is basis.

    Chemical Structure

    Homosalate - Chemical Structure

    Applications & Uses


    Physical Form
    Typical Properties
    ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
    Molecular Weight262.35

    Regulatory & Compliance

    Certifications & Compliance
    FDA Disclaimer

    These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

    USP Reference Standards
    • USP Homosalate RS

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight containers.