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Substance Name: Lemon oil [NF]
RN: 8008-56-8

Notes

  • From lemon, Citrus limon (L.) Burm, family Rutaceae.
  • TSCA Definition 2017: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Citrus limon, Citrus.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Natural Product
  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Flavor)
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB
  • Tumor Data
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Citrus limon extract
  • Citrus limon oil
  • Extract of lemon
  • Lemon extract
  • Lemon oil
  • Lemon oil [NF]
  • Oil of lemon

Synonyms

  • Cedro oil
  • Citrus medica var. limonum oil
  • FEMA No. 2853
  • HSDB 1944
  • Lemon oil
  • Lemon oil concentrate
  • Lemon oil, distilled
  • Lemon oil, Guinea
  • Lemon oil, Italian
  • Lemon petigrain oil
  • Lemon petitgrain oil
  • Lemon tincture
  • Oil of lemon
  • Oils, citrus limonia
  • Oils, lemon
  • Petitgrain lemon oil (Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.)
  • UNII-ET5GD00TRP
  • UNII-I9GRO824LL
  • Zitronen oel
  • Zitronen oel [German]

Systematic Names

  • Lemon oil
  • Oils, lemon

Superlist Names

  • Lemon oil
  • Oil of lemon

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8008-56-8

FDA UNIIs

  • ET5GD00TRP
  • I9GRO824LL

Other Registry Number

  • 8028-38-4

System Generated Number

  • 0008008568

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 12, Pg. 725, 1974.
rat LD50 oral 2840mg/kg (2840mg/kg)   Pharmazie. Vol. 14, Pg. 435, 1959.