Oleyl alcohol is a monounsaturated fatty alcohol produced by the reduction of oleic acid (Item Nos. 90260 | 24659).{48984} Topical application of an oleyl alcohol (5% w/w), propylene glycol, and Carbopol 940 gel containing the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) piroxicam (Item No. 13368) enhances piroxicam absorption into isolated rat abdominal skin compared to a control gel not containing oleyl alcohol.{48985} Oleyl alcohol also increases naloxone penetration into isolated postmortem human skin when applied at a 10% concentration.{48986}
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Cayman Chemical
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