Table 5 Photosensitivity

Table 5 provides an alphabetical listing of chemicals which have caused photosensitivity reactions, either by topical application or by systemic administration (diagnosed by a positive photopatch test). References to sources (if not mentioned in brackets here) can be found in table 1. The subject of photosensitivity has been reviewed in references 8 and 15 (occupational photosensitivity).

Table 5 Photosensitivity

Aceclofenac
5-Acetyl-1,1,2,3,3,6-hexamethylindan
N-Acetylsulfanilamide
Acriflavine
Actarit
Alantolactone
Althiazide
Amantadine
Ambroxol hydrochloride (734)
p-aminobenzoic acid (entry: PABA)
p-Aminosalicylic acid
Ampiroxicam
Angelica root oil (entry: Angelica archangelica root oil)
Anthracene Anthraquinone
Arnica montana extract (968)
Arsenic trioxide
Atranorin
Azaperone
Balsam Peru (entry: Myroxylon pereirae resin)
Benzanthrone (853)
1,2-Benzisothiazoline-3-one
Benzoic acid Benzophenone-2 (968)
Benzophenone-3 (968)
Benzophenone-4 (968)
Benzophenone-10 (968)
Benzydamine hydrochloride
bergamot oil (entry: Citrus aurantium bergamia (bergamot) fruit oil)
BHA (968)
BHT (968)
Bithionol
brilliant lake red R (entry: CI 15800)
Bromosalicylchloranilide
Buclosamide
Butyl methoxydibenzoylmethane
Cadmium chloride
Cadmium sulfide
Calcium lithol red (968)
Captan
caraway oil (entry: Carum carvi (caraway) fruit oil)
Carbamazepine
3-Carbethoxypsoralen
Carbimazole
δ3-Carene
β-carotene (entry: CI 75130)
Carprofen
cassia oil (entry: Cinnamomum cassia oil)
cedar leaf oil (entry: Thuja occidentalis leaf oil)
cedarwood oil
cedarwood oil Atlas (entry: Cedrus atlantica wood oil)
cedarwood oil Texas (entry: Juniperus mexicana wood oil)
cedarwood oil Virginia (entry: Juniperus virginiana wood oil)
Chlorhexidine (digluconate)
Chlormercaptodicarboximide
p-Chloro-m-cresol (968)
4-Chloro-2-phenylphenol
6-Chloro-2-phenylphenol
Chloroquine diphosphate
Chlorothalonil
Chlorphenothiazine
Chlorpromazine hydrochloride
Chlorprothixene
CI 11680 (968)
CI 12120 (968)
cinnamaldehyde (entry: Cinnamal)
cinnamon bark oil Ceylon (entry: Cinnamomum zeylanicum bark oil)
Cinoxate
Coal tar (derivatives)
Cobalt chlorate
Cobaltous nitrate
Cobaltous sulfate
Colophonium
Coumarin
cumin oil (entry: Cuminum cyminum (cumin) seed oil)
Desoximetasone
Dexketoprofen
Diallyl disulfide
p,p'-Diaminodiphenylmethane
Dibromsalicil
Dibucaine hydrochloride
Dichlorophene
4,6-Dichloro-2-phenylphenol
Diclofenac
Diethylamino hydroxybenzoyl hexyl benzoate (968)
Diethylstilbestrol
Digalloyl trioleate
Diltiazem
Dimethoxane
4,4'-Dimethoxydibenzoylmethane
Dimethyl anthranilate
4,6-Dimethyl-8-tert-butylcoumarin
2,6-Dimethyl-1,3-dioxan-4-yl acetate (968)
Dimethylthiourea
Dioxopromethazine
Diphenhydramine hydrochloride
Diphenylphenol (762)
Disodium phenyl dibenzimidazole tetrasulfonate (968)
Disperse blue 35
DMDM hydantoin (968)
Doxycycline
Drometrizole trisiloxane (968)
eosine YS (entry: CI 45380)
erythrosine (entry: CI 45430)
Estrogen cream
Ethacridine lactate monohydrate
Ethoxyquin
Ethyl aminobenzoate
Ethylenediamine dihydrochloride
Ethylhexyl dimethyl PABA
Ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate (968)
bis-Ethylhexyloxyphenol methoxyphenyl triazine (968)
Ethylhexyl salicylate (968)
Ethylhexyl triazone (968)
Ethyl methoxycinnamate (968)
Etofenamate
Eugenol
Evernia prunastri (oak moss) extract
Evernic acid
Fenitrothion
fenticlor (entry: 2,2'-Thiobis (4-chlorophenol))
Fepradinol
Fig leaf absolute
Fleroxacin
fluorescein (entry: CI 45350)
5-Fluorouracil
Flutamide
Folpet
Formaldehyde
ginger oil (entry: Zingiber officinale (ginger) root oil)
Glyceryl PABA
Gold
Griseofulvin
Hexachlorophene
Hexamidine diisethionate (968)
1,6-Hexanediol diacrylate
Homosalate
Hydrochlorothiazide
Hydrocortisone
Hydroxychloroquine sulfate
Ibuproxam
Isoamyl p-methoxycinnamate
Isobutyl p-aminobenzoate
4-Isopropyl dibenzoylmethane
Ketoprofen
lavender oil (entry: Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) oil)
lemon oil (expressed) (entry: Citrus limon (lemon) peel oil)
lime oil (expressed) (entry: Citrus aurantifolia (lime) peel oil)
Lomefloxacin
Maneb
Mepazine
Methoxsalen
Methyl anthranilate (15)
3-(4'-Methylbenzylidene)camphor