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Stereochemistry ACHIRAL
Molecular Formula C7H5O3.K
Molecular Weight 176.2114
Optical Activity NONE
Defined Stereocenters 0 / 0
E/Z Centers 0
Charge 0

SHOW SMILES / InChI
Structure of POTASSIUM SALICYLATE

SMILES

c1ccc(c(c1)C(=O)O)[O-].[K+]

InChI

InChIKey=FRMWBRPWYBNAFB-UHFFFAOYSA-M
InChI=1S/C7H6O3.K/c8-6-4-2-1-3-5(6)7(9)10;/h1-4,8H,(H,9,10);/q;+1/p-1

HIDE SMILES / InChI

Molecular Formula C7H5O3
Molecular Weight 137.1131
Charge -1
Count
Stereochemistry ACHIRAL
Additional Stereochemistry No
Defined Stereocenters 0 / 0
E/Z Centers 0
Optical Activity NONE

Molecular Formula K
Molecular Weight 39.0983
Charge 1
Count
Stereochemistry ACHIRAL
Additional Stereochemistry No
Defined Stereocenters 0 / 0
E/Z Centers 0
Optical Activity NONE

Potassium salicylate is the potassium salt of salicylic acid. Potassium Salicylate is a cosmetic biocide and preservative, not currently in use. Potassium salicylate was used for the treatment of melasma. Potassium salicylate is considered safe as used when formulated to avoid irritation and when formulated to avoid increasing sun sensitivity, or, when increased sun sensitivity would be expected, directions for use include the daily use of sun protection.

Approval Year

Sourcing
PubMed

PubMed

TitleDatePubMed
Safety assessment of Salicylic Acid, Butyloctyl Salicylate, Calcium Salicylate, C12-15 Alkyl Salicylate, Capryloyl Salicylic Acid, Hexyldodecyl Salicylate, Isocetyl Salicylate, Isodecyl Salicylate, Magnesium Salicylate, MEA-Salicylate, Ethylhexyl Salicylate, Potassium Salicylate, Methyl Salicylate, Myristyl Salicylate, Sodium Salicylate, TEA-Salicylate, and Tridecyl Salicylate.
2003
Patents

Sample Use Guides

In Vitro Use Guide
1.0 M potassium salicylate inactivated 0.2 per cent solution of the pure tobacco mosaic virus at pH. 7 and 30° C.
Substance Class Chemical
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Record UNII
K91YT16P5M
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Name Type Language
POTASSIUM SALICYLATE
INCI   MI   VANDF   WHO-DD  
INCI  
Official Name English
BENZOIC ACID, 2-HYDROXY-, POTASSIUM SALT (1:1)
Common Name English
POTASSIUM SALICYLATE [MI]
Common Name English
POTASSIUM SALICYLATE [INCI]
Common Name English
POTASSIUM SALICYLATE [WHO-DD]
Common Name English
POTASSIUM SALICYLATE [VANDF]
Common Name English
SALICYLIC ACID POTASSIUM SALT
Common Name English
Classification Tree Code System Code
WHO-VATC QN02BA12
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NCI_THESAURUS C257
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WHO-ATC N02BA12
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Code System Code Type Description
CAS
578-36-9
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DRUG BANK
DBSALT002536
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EVMPD
SUB14994MIG
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ECHA (EC/EINECS)
209-421-6
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WIKIPEDIA
POTASSIUM SALICYLATE
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RXCUI
235418
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PRIMARY RxNorm
NCI_THESAURUS
C84100
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MERCK INDEX
M9055
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PRIMARY Merck Index
EPA CompTox
578-36-9
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ChEMBL
CHEMBL3707342
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PUBCHEM
23664627
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FDA UNII
K91YT16P5M
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