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Menthol Crystals, USP

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Menthol crystals provided by Netchem are natural and contain the single isomer, L-menthol. Menthol is obtained from the oils of corn mint, peppermint, or other mints. It is a solid at room temperature but melts slightly above that. EDTA 2NA Menthol is incorporated in lip balms and cough medicine for short-term relief of minor sore throat and minor mouth or throat irritation. It is a topical analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains and in sunburn medications it provides a cooling sensation. In creams, patches or inhalers it is used as chest and sinus decongestants. As flavoring it is used in gums, candies, cigarettes and mouthwashes.

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L-Menthol (2216-51-5) Sign in to view

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L-Menthol (2216-51-5)
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Netchem is a specialty chemical and raw material distributor that is headquartered in Ontario, Canada. For 30 years we have been servicing customers in a broad spectrum of different markets and have positioned ourselves as the preferred chemical supply chain partner for North American manufacturers big and small. Our customers experience complete chemical confidence as we supply cost effective chemistry and provide individualized service solutions.

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