Padimate O

Category: Sunscreen



Padimate O Overview

Padimate O is an organic compound related to the water-soluble compound PABA (4-aminobenzoic acid) that is used as an ingredient in some sunscreens. This yellowish water-insoluble oily liquid is an ester formed by the condensation of 2-ethylhexanol with dimethylaminobenzoic acid. Other names for padimate O include 2-ethylhexyl 4-dimethylaminobenzoate, Escalol 507, octyldimethyl PABA, and OD-PABA. Photobiology Padimate O absorbs ultraviolet rays, thereby preventing direct DNA damage by UV...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Padimate O
  • Emulsion
  • Lip Balm: 1.5% + 44%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Padimate O: (2 results)

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  • 0363-6050 Lip Balm Sunscreen Spf 4 1.5 mg/g Topical Stick by Walgreen Co
  • 0363-6060 Lip Balm Sunscreen Spf 4 1.5 mg/g Topical Stick by Walgreen Co

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