methyl salicylate


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methyl salicylate

n.
The methyl ester of salicylic acid, C8H8O3, an essential oil derived from birch or wintergreen or made synthetically, used as a counterirritant in ointments to treat muscle pain.
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Noun1.methyl salicylate - a liquid ester with a strong odor of wintergreen; applied externally for minor muscle and joint pain
oil of wintergreen, wintergreen oil - oil or flavoring obtained from the creeping wintergreen or teaberry plant
salicylate - a salt of salicylic acid (included in several commonly used drugs)
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com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Methyl Salicylate Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Methyl Salicylate industry with a focus on the Chinese situation.
The literature report described a patient who developed full-thickness skin and muscle necrosis and persistent interstitial nephritis after topical application of methyl salicylate and menthol, followed by the use of a heating pad (Cutis 1987;39:442-4).
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The addition of the volatile compounds methyl salicylate and [beta]-myrcene did not increase captures.
For inspection with a compound microscope transfer the specimens to clove oil, methyl salicylate or some other clearing substance.
Arielle Newman, a 17 year-old cross-country runner from New York died after her body absorbed high levels of methyl salicylate, an antiinflammatory drug found in sports creams designed to sooth aching muscles.
Piroxicam gel and methyl salicylate ointment were used as positive controls for anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity respectively.
The fourth is an examination of child-resistant requirements for aspirin and methyl salicylate.
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Set up at Bhai Peru near Lahore, the Plant is currently manufacturing basic analgesic drugs for medicines which are, Paracetamol, Salicylic acid Aspirin, Methyl Salicylate, Sodium Salicylate and Acetic Acid.
Topical products that contain methyl salicylate (BenGay, Icy Hot, others) or capsaicin (Capzasin, Zostrix, others) also may reduce pain.