Salicylic Acid is a beta hydroxy acid that occurs as a natural compound in plants. It has direct activity as an anti-inflammatory agent and acts as a topical antibacterial agent due to its ability to promote exfoliation. We process this drug under the firm guidance of expert supervisors using best quality compounds, sourced from trusted vendors. Salicylic Acid is used to treat warts, calluses, psoriasis, dandruff, acne, ringworm, and ichthyosis. For conditions other than warts, it is often used together with other medications. This compound is applied to the area affected.
Product Name: Salicylic Acid
Chemical Names: Salicylic acid; 2-Hydroxybenzoic acid; 69-72-7; O-hydroxybenzoic acid; 2-Carboxyphenol; O-Carboxyphenol
Molecular Formula: C7H6O3 or HOC6H4COOH
Molecular Weight: 138.122 g/mol
IUPAC Name: 2-hydroxybenzoic acid
CAS Number: 69-72-7
Physical Description: Solid
Color: White crystals, fine needles, or fluffy white crystalline powder
Boiling Point: 211 Â°C at 2.00E+01 mm Hg
Melting Point: 158 Â°C
Flash Point: 157Â°C
Solubility: Soluble in oil of turpentine, alcohol, ether
Density: 1.443 g/cu cm at 20 deg C/4 deg C
Stability: GRADUALLY DISCOLORS IN SUNLIGHT
Decomposition: When heated to decomp it emits acrid smoke and irritating fumes.