eucalyptol


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eucalyptol

 [u″kah-lip´tol]
a colorless liquid obtained from eucalyptus oil and other sources; used as an expectorant, flavoring agent, and local anesthetic.

cin·e·ole

, cineol (sin'ē-ōl, -ol),
A stimulant expectorant obtained from the volatile oil of Eucalyptus globulus and other species of Eucalyptus.

eucalyptol

/eu·ca·lyp·tol/ (u″kah-lip´tol) the chief constituent of eucalyptus oil, also obtained from other oils, and used as a flavoring agent, expectorant, and local anesthetic.

eucalyptol

(yo͞o′kə-lĭp′tôl′, -tōl′, -tŏl′) also

eucalyptole

(-tōl′)
n.
A colorless oily liquid, C10H18O, derived from eucalyptus and used in pharmaceuticals, flavoring, and perfumery. Also called cineole.

eucalyptol

[yo̅o̅′kəlip′tol]
a substance with an aromatic odor obtained from the volatile oil of Eucalyptus and used in nasal emollients. Also called cajeputol.

eucalyptol

a colorless liquid obtained from eucalyptus oil and other sources; used as an expectorant, flavoring agent and local anesthetic. Called also cineole.
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Its MIC is much lower than those of essential oils such as 250 [micro]g/ml of eucalyptol, 500 [micro]g/ml of thymol and menthol, and 1000 [micro]g/ml of methyl salicylate.
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