Allylbenzene is a colorless flammable oil. Essential oils derived from allylbenzene are collectively known as allylbenzenes. Many allylbenzenes have well documented medicinal actions. For example, eugenol is commonly used for dental pain relief. The medicinal actions of allylbenzene itself are poorly documented.

Chemical Properties

CAS No: 300-57-2
PubChem CID: 9309
Molecular Weight: 118.1757 [g/mol]
Molecular Formula: C9H10
XLogP3: 3.2
Melting point: -40 C
Boiling point: 156 C
IUPAC Name: prop-2-enylbenzene
InChI: InChI=1S/C9H10/c1-2-6-9-7-4-3-5-8-9/h2-5,7-8H,1,6H2
Canonical SMILES: C=CCC1=CC=CC=C1

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