Pharm-Rx Octocrylene

Pharm-Rx Octocrylene, chemically known as octocrylene, functions in over-the-counter (OTC) capacities within pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. Classified as an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) under pharmaceutical actives and precursors, it is commonly utilized in various formulations for its properties related to sunscreen and UV protection.

Chemical Name: Octocrilene

CAS Number: 6197-30-4

Synonyms: 2-Cyano-3,3-diphenylacrylic acid 2-ethylhexyl ester, 2-Ethylhexyl 2-cyano-3,3-diphenyl-2-propenoate, 2-Ethylhexyl 2-cyano-3,3-diphenylacrylate, 2-Ethylhexyl α-cyano-β-phenylcinnamate, 2-Ethylhexyl α-cyano-β,β′-diphenylacrylate, 2-Ethylhexyl-3,3-diphenylcyanoacrylate, 2′-Ethylhexyl 2-cyano-3-phenylcinnamate

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    Identification & Functionality

    Chemical Name
    Pharma & Nutraceuticals Functions
    Molecular formula
    Product Families

    Octocrylene contains not less than 95.0% and not more than 105.0% of octocrylene (C₂₄H₂₇NO₂).

    Chemical Structure

    Octocrylene - Chemical Structure

    Applications & Uses

    Regulatory & 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 Octocrylene RS

    Storage & Handling

    Storage Information

    Preserve in tight containers.