Agent Name

SUNSCREENS

Alternative Name

CLASS

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

CLASSES

Category

Sunscreens

Comments

Relatively frequent causes of photoallergic dermatitis (PACD) include: p-aminobenzoic acid (PABA), amyl dimethyl PABA, octyl dimethyl PABA, oxybenzone, and sulisobenzone. Infrequent causes of PACD include: butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane, cinoxate, homosalate, menthyl anthranilate, octyl methoxycinnamate, and octyl salicylate. [Marks, p. 210-23]

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

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