Menthol is colorless acicular or prismatic crystal or white crystalline powder; Has the special fragrance of mint, the flavor is hot after the cool; Ethanol solution showed a neutral reaction. This product is easy to dissolve in ethanol, chloroform, ether, liquid paraffin or volatile oil, and very slightly dissolve in water.Used as a stimulant in medicine, acting on the skin or mucous membranes, has the effect of cooling and relieving itching; Taken internally, it can be used as wind-dispelling medicine for headache, nose, pharynx, laryngitis, etc.
Menthol can be used for making cool oils, painkillers, toothpaste, tooth powder, candy, beverages, spices, and other uses.
Both menthol and racemic menthol are used as flavoring agents for toothpastes, perfumes, beverages and candies. It is used as a stimulating medicine in medicine, acts on the skin or mucous membranes, has a cool and itching effect, and is used internally as an insect repellent for headache, nose, pharynx, and throat inflammation.
|Special rotation||-50°- -49°|
|Melting point (℃)||41.5 - 44|
|Storage||in dry and cool place|
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