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Substance Name: Capsicum oleoresin [USP]
RN: 8023-77-6
UNII: UW86K581WY

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2018: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. It is a product which may contain resin acids and their esters, terpenes, and oxidation or polymerization products of these terpenes. (Capsicum frutescens, Solanaceae).

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Carminative
  • Counterirritant (External)
  • Stomachic
  • TSCA UVCB
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Capsicin
  • Capsicum oleoresin
  • Capsicum oleoresin [USP]
  • Oleoresin capsicum africanus
  • Oleoresins

Synonyms

  • Capricum oleoresin, oil soluble
  • Capsicin
  • Capsicum extract (Capsicum spp.)
  • Capsicum oleoresin
  • Capsicum oleoresin (Capsicum spp.)
  • Capsicum oleoresin, oil soluble
  • Capsicum oleoresins
  • Cayenne (Capsicum annuum L. var. longum Sendt)
  • Cayenne oil
  • Chili oleoresin
  • FEMA No. 2233
  • FEMA No. 2234
  • FEMA No. 2266
  • Oleo-, capsicum resins
  • Oleoresin capsicum
  • Oleoresin capsicum africanus
  • Oleoresin of capsicum
  • Oleoresins capsicum
  • Oleoresins of capsicum
  • Red pepper oleoresin
  • Resins, capsicum
  • Resins, oleo-, capsicum
  • Resins, oleo-, red-pepper
  • Theragen
  • UNII-UW86K581WY

Systematic Name

  • Resins, oleo-, capsicum

Superlist Name

  • Capsicum oleoresin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8023-77-6

FDA UNII

  • UW86K581WY

System Generated Number

  • 0008023776

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LC50 inhalation > 10000gm/m3/4 (10000000mg/m3) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (2), Pg. 14, 1995.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 248mg/kg (248mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT
Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (2), Pg. 14, 1995.
rat LD50 oral > 3gm/kg (3000mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (2), Pg. 14, 1995.
rat LD50 skin > 2500mg/kg (2500mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT
Toksikologicheskii Vestnik. Vol. (2), Pg. 14, 1995.