cinnamic alcohol


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Related to cinnamic alcohol: Benzyl alcohol, Cinnamaldehyde

cinnamic alcohol

[sə′nam·ik ′al·kə‚hȯl]
(organic chemistry)
C6H5CH:CHCH2OH White needles that congeal upon heating and are soluble in alcohol; used in perfumery.
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The compositions--mouth rinse, mouth spray, dental solution and irrigation fluid--are comprised of a pre-solubilized peroxide source; a flavor composition comprising a coolant combination of menthol and at least one secondary coolant and a mixture of flavor components that maintain a consistent flavor profile in the presence of peroxide comprising methyl salicylate, cinnamic alcohol, eucalyptol and menthone; and an orally-acceptable carrier.
Hypoallergenic" cosmetic manufacturers avoid the most obvious sensitizers such as lanolin, formaldehyde-releasing preservatives, and fragrance components like cinnamic alcohol, geraniol, limonene, or linalool.
The antidepressant-like activity of an extract of the roots of Rhodiola rosea (RR), its combination with piperine containing extract (RPE), pure substances isolated from Rhodiola, such as rhodioloside, rosavin, rosin, rosarin, tyrosol, cinnamic alcohol, cinnamaldehyde and cinnamic acid has been assessed in laboratory animals through application of the Porsolt behavioural despair assay.