dimethyl phthalate


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dimethyl phthalate

an insect repellent, sometimes used topically on dogs to discourage licking of skin lesions. Abbreviated DMP.
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The highest concentration of Dimethyl Phthalate (DMP) and Diethyl Phthalate (DEP) in fish samples was found in Rock (1.
Several different phthalates are currently used as excipients in approved pharmaceutical formulations: diethyl phthalate (DEP), dihutyl phthalate (DBP), dimethyl phthalate (DMP), dioctylphthalate (DOP), hypromellose phthalate (HMP), cellulose acetate phthalate (CAP), polyvinyl acetate phthalate (PVAP), and polyethylene terphthalate (PET) [Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 2010b].
This family of EDCs includes higher-molecular-weight phthalates such as bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate [DEHP; a common polyvinyl chloride (PVC) additive], dibutyl phthalate (DBP), and butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP), and also lower-molecular-weight phthalates such as dimethyl phthalate (DMP) and diethyl phthalate (DEP), which is commonly used as a solvent for fragrance.
7] Phthalates Dimethyl phthalate DMP No effect Diethyl phthalate DEP 1.
Fruit consumption was associated with levels of MnMP, a metabolite of dimethyl phthalate, a low-molecular-weight phthalate.