eucalyptol


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eucalyptol

[‚yü·kə′lip‚tȯl]
(organic chemistry)
C10H18O A colorless oil with a camphorlike odor; boiling point is 174-177°C; used in pharmaceuticals, perfumery, and flavoring. Also known as cajeputol; cineol.
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Euglossa dilemma Bembe & Eltz, on the other hand, was similar in abundance in eucalyptol and eugenol collections.
When eucalyptol was used, filling remnants remained only in the coronal third.
Eucalyptol was also identified among the volatile compounds in African cycad (Encephalartos) (Zamiaceae) flowers (Suinyuy et al.
Essential Oils refer to over the counter antiseptic mouth rinse containing 2 phenol related essential oils, thymol and eucalyptol mixed with menthol and methyl salicylate in a hydro-alcoholic vehicle.
Most species of eucalyptus tree contain essential oils in their leaves and, depending on the species, the main component of the oil is a volatile compound called 1,8-cineole, commonly known as eucalyptol.
Consequently, we used 6 substances in our experiments: essential oils of Norway spruce and common juniper (because we assumed that these odours might be deterrent) and the monoterpenes limonene, camphene, borneol, and eucalyptol.
Chemical investigation of SPE has shown that it contains thymol and isothymol (both are well known antiseptic compounds), lignin, polysaccharides, derivatives of phenols, eugenol and eucalyptol [Al-Ali and Al-Lafi, 2002; Abd El Rahman, et al.
Entre los solventes organicos que son usados con mayor frecuencia en endodoncia tenemos: cloroformo, xylol, halotano, eucalyptol, turpentine, y aceite de naranja.
Active ingredients in these familiar products include menthol, eucalyptol, camphor, methyl salicylate, trolamine, capsicum, and capsaicin.
Eucalyptol is the main constituent (15-57%) of essential oil of eucalyptus, which exhibited pesticidal activity (31).
Various organic solvents like chloroform, xylene, halothane, eucalyptol, turpentine etc are used to dissolve the obturating material.