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Substance Name: Juniper oil
RN: 8002-68-4


  • Rich in 5,11,14-eicosatrienoic acid, a polyunsaturated acid similar to one found in fish oil; minimizes hepatic reperfusion injury.
  • TSCA Definition 2019: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Juniperus communis, Cupressaceae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

  • Natural Product
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Juniper berry oil
  • Juniper oil


  • FEMA No. 2604
  • HSDB 1948
  • Juniper absolute (Juniperus communis L.)
  • Juniper berry oil
  • Juniper berry oil, terpenes
  • Juniper branches oil (Juniperus communis L.)
  • Juniper oil
  • Juniperberry oil
  • Juniperberry oil (Juniperus communis L.)
  • Juniperus communis oil
  • Liquids, juniper oils
  • Oil of juniper
  • Oil of juniper berry
  • Oils, juniper
  • Oils, juniperus communis
  • Wacholderbeer oel
  • Wacholderbeer oel [German]

Systematic Names

  • Essential oils, juniper
  • Juniper berry oil
  • Oils, juniper

Superlist Name

  • Juniper oil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8002-68-4


  • SZH16H44UY

Other Registry Number

  • 8012-91-7

System Generated Number

  • 0008002684


Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LD50 oral 6280mg/kg (6280mg/kg)   Pharmazie. Vol. 14, Pg. 435, 1959.