Product Image
Product Image Product Image Product Image Product Image

Methoxsalen USP

(Phyto Chemicals)
Methoxsalen is a naturally occurring photoactive chemical found in the seeds of the Ammi majus (Umbelliferae) plant and in the roots of Heracleum candicans. It belongs to a group of compounds known as psoralens or furocoumarins.

Herbal Creations is a well-known for Manufacturer, Exporter & Supplier of Methoxsalen USP Extract in India. In chemical terms, the Methoxsalen USP is 9-Methoxy-7H-furo[3,2-g][1]benzopyran-7-one. The Methoxsalen USP is obtained from the seed of Ammi majus and belongs to the family of Umbelliferae. The company the best grade Methoxsalen USP to the clients.

Methoxsalen USP Extract is a naturally occurring photoactive chemical found in the seeds of the Ammi majus (Umbelliferae) plant and in the roots of Heracleum candicans. It belongs to a group of compounds known as psoralens or furocoumarins.

The drug is generally applied under the guidance of a medical professional. It is generally applied to lesions that can be hidden from sunlight. Because this is a topical lotion, it does not result in side effects in most individuals. However, in some cases it can lead to some serious side effects like sore and reddened skin, blistering and swelling of the skin followed by peeling. If you do experience any skin discomfort, seek medical help immediately.

Details Of Methoxsalen USP:
  • Molecular Formula: C12H8O4
  • Molecular Weight: 216.18
  • Therapeutic Uses: For Pigmentation
  • Description/Appearance: White crystalline material
  • Identification: By IR and by TLC should comply.
  • Solubility: Soluble in Chloroform
  • Melting Point/Range : 143 – 148oC
  • Residue On Ignition: NMT 0.1%
  • Heavy Metal: NMT 0.002%
  • Water : NMT 0.5%
  • Chromatographic Impurity: Complies
  • Organic Volatile Impurity: Complies
  • Assay (by HPLC) (on anhydrous basis) : 98-102%
  • Minimum Order Quantity: 1 kg
Herbal Creations