Title: Actinoquinol
CAS Registry Number: 15301-40-3
CAS Name: 8-Ethoxy-5-quinolinesulfonic acid
Molecular Formula: C11H11NO4S
Molecular Weight: 253.27
Percent Composition: C 52.16%, H 4.38%, N 5.53%, O 25.27%, S 12.66%
Literature References: Prepn: Orlov, Bogdanov, J. Appl. Chem. USSR 5, 803 (1932), C.A. 27, 7248 (1933); Ghosh, Roy, J. Indian Chem. Soc. 22, 39 (1945); Dorier et al., Trav. Soc. Pharm. Montpellier 14(3), 152 (1954), C.A. 50, 1011a (1956).
Properties: Brown needles from water, mp 286-288° (dec). Sol in dil NaHCO3.
Melting point: mp 286-288° (dec)
Derivative Type: Sodium salt
CAS Registry Number: 7246-07-3
Additional Names: Sodium etoquinol; etoquinol sodium
Trademarks: Uviban (Alcon)
Molecular Formula: C11H10NNaO4S
Molecular Weight: 275.26
Percent Composition: C 48.00%, H 3.66%, N 5.09%, Na 8.35%, O 23.25%, S 11.65%
Therap-Cat: Sodium salt as ultraviolet screen.
Keywords: Ultraviolet Screen.
Status: This monograph has been retired and is no longer subject to revision or update.
Actinorhodine Actiphenol ACV ADA Adamantane

Actinoquinol structural formula.png
CAS number 15301-40-3
PubChem 23674
ChemSpider 22136
EC number 239-334-9
KEGG D02761
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Molecular formula C11H11NO4S
Molar mass 253.274
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Actinoquinol is a UVB absorber.