Isopropyl Myristate Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Isopropyl Myristate is 1-Methylethyl tetradecanoate. It consists of esters of propan-2-ol and saturated high molecular weight fatty acids, principally myristic acid. It is supplied as a clear, colorless, practically odorless liquid of low viscosity that congeals at about 50C.
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; B.P; I.P
Synonyms and Trade Names: Isopropyl Myristate; Isopropyl Ester of Myristic Acid; Myristic Acid Isopropyl Ester; Tetradecanoic Acid, 1-Methylethyl Ester; Rita® IPM; Stepan® IPM; Super Refined Crodamol® IPM; Estol® IPM; HallStar® IPM-NF; Tegosoft® M; Waglinol® 6014; Kessco® IPM 95; Lexol® IPM-NF
Uses and Applications: Emollient, Oleagineous Vehicle; Skin Penetrant, and Solvent and Carrier
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