Where is Citral found?
Citral is found in perfumes for its citrus fragrance.
How can you avoid contact with Citral?
Avoid products that list any of the following names in the ingredients:
• 2,6-Octadienal, 3,7-dimethyl-
• 3-01-00-03053 (Beilstein Handbook
• BRN 1721871
• CCRIS 1043
• Caswell No. 221B
• Citral (natural)
• EINECS 226-394-6
• EPA Pesticide Chemical Code
• FEMA No. 2303
• FEMA Number 2303
• HSDB 993
• Lemsyn GB
• NSC 6170
What are some products that may contain Citral?
A clinician's point of view.
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For additional information about products that might contain Citral, visit the Household Products Database online at the United States National Library of Medicine. These lists are brief and provide just a few examples. They are not comprehensive. Product formulations also change frequently. Read product labels carefully and talk to your doctor if you have any questions. These are general guidelines. Talk to your doctor for more specific instructions.