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Substance Name: Extract of watercress
RN: 84775-70-2


  • A plant genus of the family BRASSICACEAE. Nasturtium is also used as a common name for TROPAEOLUM. The common name of watercress is also used for RORIPPA & TROPAEOLUM. This is the most popular of the edible cresses, is a hardy creeping perennial plant, native to Europe but extensively naturalized elsewhere in moist places.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Extract of watercress
  • Nasturtium officinalis extract
  • Water cress ext

MeSH Heading

  • Nasturtium


  • Brunnenkresse ext
  • EINECS 283-899-4
  • Nasturtium officinallis (L.) R.Br. (Brassicaceae), extract
  • Porippa nasturtium aquaticum (L.) Hay.
  • Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
  • Wasserkresse ext
  • Water cress ext

Systematic Name

  • Nasturtium officinale, ext.

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 84775-70-2

System Generated Number

  • 0084775702