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Substance Name: Peppermint oil [NF]
RN: 8006-90-4
UNII: AV092KU4JH

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2018: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Mentha piperita, Labiatae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Antiemetics
  • Autonomic Agents
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Gastrointestinal Agents
  • Mutation Data
  • Natural Product
  • Parasympatholytics
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Flavor)
  • TSCA UVCB

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Mentha piperita oil
  • Oil of peppermint
  • Peppermint oil
  • Peppermint oil [NF]

Synonyms

  • Euminz
  • FEMA No. 2848
  • HSDB 1900
  • IBgard
  • Mentha piperita oil
  • Mentharil
  • Oil of peppermint
  • Oils, mentha piperita
  • Oils, peppermint
  • Peppermint absolute (Mentha piperita)
  • Peppermint oil
  • Peppermint oil (Mentha piperita)
  • Peppermint oleoresin/extract (Mentha piperita L.)
  • Peppermint terpenes
  • Pfefferminz oel
  • Pfefferminz oel [German]
  • UNII-AV092KU4JH

Systematic Names

  • Oils, peppermint
  • Peppermint oil

Superlist Name

  • Peppermint, oil (Mentha piperita L.)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8006-90-4

FDA UNII

  • AV092KU4JH

System Generated Number

  • 0008006904

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 oral 2490mg/kg (2490mg/kg)   Tokishikoroji Foramu. Toxicology Forum. Vol. 8, Pg. 91, 1985.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 819mg/kg (819mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA
Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 54, Pg. 1071, 1965.
rat LD50 oral 2426mg/kg (2426mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION

BEHAVIORAL: MUSCLE CONTRACTION OR SPASTICITY)
Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 54, Pg. 1071, 1965.