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Substance Name: Myrtle leaf oil
RN: 8008-46-6
UNII: 4ZP3Q1OY08

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2017: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Myrtus communis, Myrtaceae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Natural Product
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Myrtle leaf oil

Synonyms

  • Essential oil from myrtle
  • Myrtle oil
  • Myrtus communis oil
  • Oils, myrtle
  • UNII-4ZP3Q1OY08

Systematic Names

  • Oil of myrtle
  • Oils, myrtle

Superlist Name

  • Myrtle oil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8008-46-6

FDA UNII

  • 4ZP3Q1OY08

System Generated Number

  • 0008008466

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Food and Chemical Toxicology. Vol. 21, Pg. 869, 1983.
mouse LD50 oral 2230mg/kg (2230mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

SKIN AND APPENDAGES (SKIN): HAIR: OTHER

BEHAVIORAL: CHANGES IN MOTOR ACTIVITY (SPECIFIC ASSAY)
Toxicology. Vol. 12, Pg. 335, 1979.
rat LD50 oral 3800mg/kg (3800mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY) Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 45, Pg. 264, 1978.