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Substance Name: Octoxynol 9 [USAN:NF]
RN: 9002-93-1

Note

  • Nonionic surfactant mixtures varying in the number of repeating ethoxy (oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) groups. They are used as detergents, emulsifiers, wetting agents, defoaming agents, etc. Octoxynol-9, the compound with 9 repeating ethoxy groups, is a spermatocide.

Molecular Formulas

  • (C2-H4-O)mult-.C14-H22-O
  • (C2-H4-O)mult-C14-H22-O
  • C34-H62-O11

Molecular Weight

  • 250.379
 

Classification Codes

  • Antifoaming Agents
  • Antispermatogenic Agents
  • Contraceptive Agents
  • Contraceptive Agents, Female
  • Detergents
  • Excipients
  • Mutation Data
  • Noxae
  • Pharmaceutic Aid (Surfactant)
  • Pharmaceutic Aids
  • Pharmaceutical Vehicles
  • Reproductive Control Agents
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • Spermatocidal Agents
  • Surface-Active Agents
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 26-(4-Octylphenoxy)-3,6,9,12,15,18,21,24-octaoxahexacosan-1-ol
  • 26-(Octylphenoxy)-3,6,9,12,15,18,21,24-octaoxahexacosan-1-ol
  • 3,6,9,12,15,18,21,24-Octaoxahexacosan-1-ol, 26-(octylphenoxy)-
  • 32-(4-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenoxy)-3,6,9,12,15,18,21,24,27,- 30-decaoxadotriacontan-1-ol
  • Octoxynol
  • Octoxynol 9 [USAN:NF]
  • Octoxynol-11
  • Octoxynol-12
  • Octoxynol-25
  • Octoxynol-33
  • Octoxynol-40
  • Octoxynol-9
  • PEG-11 Octyl phenyl ether
  • PEG-12 Octyl phenyl ether
  • PEG-25 Octyl phenyl ether
  • PEG-33 Octyl phenyl ether
  • PEG-40 Octyl phenyl ether
  • PEG-9 octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol (11) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol (25) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol (33) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol 2000 octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol 450 octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol 600 octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (11) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (12) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (25) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (33) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (40) octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (9) octyl phenyl ether

MeSH Heading

  • Octoxynol

Synonyms

  • 4-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenol, ethoxylated
  • 4-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenyl hydroxypoly(oxyethylene)
  • 4-tert-Octylphenyl peg ether
  • Alfenol 3
  • Alfenol 9
  • alpha-(4-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenyl)-omega-hydroxypoly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl)
  • alpha-(P-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenyl)-omega-hydroxypoly(oxyethylene)
  • Antarox A-200
  • CCRIS 985
  • Conco nix-100
  • Ethoxylated p-tert-octylphenol
  • Glycols, polyethylene, mono(p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl) ether
  • Hydrol SW
  • Hyonic pe-250
  • Igepal CA-630
  • Marlophen 820
  • Neutronyx 605
  • NSC 406472
  • Octoxinol
  • Octoxinolum
  • Octoxinolum [INN-Latin]
  • Octoxynol
  • Octoxynol 9
  • Octoxynol-3
  • Octyl phenol condensed with l2-l3 moles ethylene oxide
  • Octylphenoxypolyethoxyethanol
  • OPE 30
  • Ortho-gynol
  • p-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenol ethoxylate
  • p-tert-(Octylphenoxypolyethoxy)ethanol
  • Peg (P-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl) ether
  • Peg 4-isooctylphenyl ether
  • Peg 4-tert-octylphenyl ether
  • Peg P-tert-octylphenyl ether
  • PEG-9 octyl phenyl ether
  • Phenol, P-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)-, monoether with polyethylene glycol
  • Poletoxol
  • Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl)-omega-hydroxy-
  • Poly(oxyethylene)-p-tert-octylphenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol 450 octyl phenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol mono(4-octylphenyl) ether
  • Polyethylene glycol mono(octylphenyl) ether
  • Polyethylene glycol mono(p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl) ether
  • Polyethylene glycol mono(p-tert-octylphenyl) ether
  • Polyethylene glycol monoether with p-tert-octylphenyl
  • Polyethylene glycol octylphenol ether
  • Polyethylene glycol p-1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutylphenyl ether
  • Polyethylene glycol p-octylphenyl ether (VAN)
  • Polyethylene glycol p-tert-octylphenyl ether
  • Polyethyleneglycol 4-(tert-octyl)phenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (13) octylphenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene (9) octylphenyl ether
  • Polyoxyethylene mono(octylphenyl) ether (VAN)
  • Polyoxyethylene octyl phenyl ether
  • Preceptin
  • Texofor FP 300
  • Triton X
  • Triton X 100
  • Triton X 101
  • Triton X 165
  • Triton X 305
  • Triton X 35
  • Triton X 405
  • Triton X 45
  • Triton X 705
  • Triton X-100
  • Triton X-102
  • Triton x-45
  • TX 100
  • UNII-3E2NC94VPF
  • UNII-480KVF3EBY
  • UNII-48RF3T316O
  • UNII-7JPC6Y25QS
  • UNII-8419DEW37J
  • UNII-9T1C662FKS
  • UNII-GW0EMR6SXY
  • UNII-KI56N6W95G
  • UNII-NR7ZWN391G
  • UNII-QH2U227LZY
  • UNII-SQL994V0M6
  • UNII-X7V411JQHV

Systematic Names

  • Glycols, polyethylene, mono(p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl) ether
  • Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl)-omega-hydroxy-
  • Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(octylphenyl)-omega-hydroxy-
  • Triton X 102
  • Triton X 45
  • Triton X-100

Superlist Names

  • alpha-(p-(1,1,3,3-Tetramethylbutyl)phenyl)-omega-hydroxypoly(oxyethylene) produced by the condensation of 1 mole of p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenol with a range of 30-70 moles of ethylene oxide
  • Octoxynol
  • Polyethylene glycol octylphenol ether
  • Polyoxyethylene 4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenyl ether

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9002-93-1

FDA UNIIs

  • 3E2NC94VPF
  • 480KVF3EBY
  • 48RF3T316O
  • 7JPC6Y25QS
  • 8419DEW37J
  • 9T1C662FKS
  • GW0EMR6SXY
  • KI56N6W95G
  • NR7ZWN391G
  • QH2U227LZY
  • SQL994V0M6
  • X7V411JQHV

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1017686-87-1
  • 111287-03-7
  • 125692-92-4
  • 13463-07-5
  • 172826-82-3
  • 2003274-72-2
  • 2055492-07-2
  • 2091235-81-1
  • 308104-64-5
  • 39409-11-5
  • 66057-68-9
  • 66057-69-0
  • 66057-82-7
  • 81398-86-9
  • 9010-42-8
  • 9010-43-9
  • 9077-65-0
  • 935753-04-1

System Generated Number

  • 0009002931

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • (C2-H4-O)mult-.C14-H22-O
  • (C2-H4-O)mult-C14-H22-O
  • C34-H62-O11

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C14-H22-O
  • C2-H4-O
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

Smiles

c1cc(ccc1C(C)(CC(C)(C)C)C)OCCO

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 1200mg/kg (1200mg/kg)   Bollettino Chimico Farmaceutico. Vol. 101, Pg. 173, 1962.
mouse LD50 unreported 154mg/kg (154mg/kg)   Byulleten' Eksperimental'noi Biologii i Meditsiny. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine. For English translation, see BEXBAN. Vol. 112(10), Pg. 423, 1991.
rat LD50 oral 1800mg/kg (1800mg/kg)   Proceedings of the Scientific Section of the Toilet Goods Association. Vol. 20, Pg. 16, 1953.
rat LD50 oral 1900mg/kg (1900mg/kg)   Proceedings of the Scientific Section of the Toilet Goods Association. Vol. 20, Pg. 16, 1953.
rat LD50 oral 3800mg/kg (3800mg/kg)   Proceedings of the Scientific Section of the Toilet Goods Association. Vol. 20, Pg. 16, 1953.