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Substance Name: Nutmeg oil [NF]
RN: 8008-45-5
UNII: Z1CLM48948

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2019: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Myristica fragrans, Myristicaceae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Myristica fragrans oil
  • Myristica oil
  • Nutmeg oil
  • Nutmeg oil [NF]
  • Oil of nutmeg

Synonyms

  • Absolute nutmeg
  • East indian nutmeg oil
  • FEMA No. 2793
  • HSDB 1930
  • Myristica oil
  • Myrtle oil (Myrtus communis L.)
  • Nutmeg oil
  • Nutmeg oil (Myristica fragrans Houtt.)
  • Nutmeg oil, terpeneless
  • Nutmeg oil, volatile
  • Nutmeg oleoresin
  • Nutmeg shell oil
  • Oil of myristica
  • Oil of nutmeg
  • Oils, nutmeg
  • UNII-Z1CLM48948
  • West Indian nutmeg oil

Systematic Name

  • Oils, nutmeg

Superlist Names

  • Nutmeg butter oil
  • Nutmeg butter oil [Oil, edible]
  • Nutmeg oil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8008-45-5

FDA UNII

  • Z1CLM48948

System Generated Number

  • 0008008455

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
cat LDLo intraperitoneal 10mL/kg (10mL/kg)   JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association. Vol. 234, Pg. 274, 1975.
rabbit LD50 skin > 10gm/kg (10000mg/kg)   Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 14, Pg. 631, 1976.
rat LD50 oral 2620mg/kg (2620mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY) Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 14, Pg. 631, 1976.