This drug entry is a stub and has not been fully annotated. It is scheduled to be annotated soon.

Identification

Generic Name
Shea butter
DrugBank Accession Number
DB14311
Background

Shea butter is a plant/plant extract used in some OTC (over-the-counter) products. It is not an approved drug.

Type
Biotech
Groups
Experimental
Synonyms
  • Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter
  • Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter Extract
  • Shea Tree Seed Fat
  • Vitellaria Paradoxa Subsp. Paradoxa Nut Fat
  • Vitellaria Paradoxa Subsp. Paradoxa Seed Fat

Pharmacology

Indication

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Pharmacodynamics

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Mechanism of action
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Absorption

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Volume of distribution

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Protein binding

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Metabolism
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Route of elimination

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Half-life

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Clearance

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Toxicity

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Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Food Interactions
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Products

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Over the Counter Products
NameDosageStrengthRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
Cellpium blossom handCream10.01 g/50mLTopicalMedipost Co.,Ltd.2016-02-01Not applicableUS flag
EM Shea Butter CreamCream5.14 g/20mLTopicalIruri Nature Handmade Soap & Cosmetic Inc2017-07-13Not applicableUS flag
Mini Peach Lip BalmCream1.05 g/7gTopicalTonymoly Co., Ltd.2016-05-01Not applicableUS flag
Ultra RepairCream2.4 g/60mLTopicalUlab2017-03-02Not applicableUS flag
Mixture Products
NameIngredientsDosageRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
Ato Standard Premium MildcreamShea butter (3 g/100g) + Centella asiatica (0.005 g/100g) + Ceramide NP (0.0018 g/100g)CreamTopicalTIMEBIO Co., Ltd2021-02-01Not applicableUS flag
Buddate Reges Intensive TreatmentShea butter (3 g/100mL) + Butylene glycol (5.57 g/100mL) + Hydrogenated coconut oil (4 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl oligopeptide (0.000006 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7 (0.000006 g/100mL)CreamTopicalBuddate Co Ltd2017-01-012017-01-02US flag
Buddate Reges Intensive TreatmentShea butter (3 g/100mL) + Butylene glycol (5.57 g/100mL) + Hydrogenated coconut oil (4 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl oligopeptide (0.000006 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7 (0.000006 g/100mL)CreamTopicalBuddate Co Ltd2017-01-01Not applicableUS flag
Dark spot correctorShea butter (1.2 g/100g) + Butylene glycol (5 g/100g) + Nicotinamide (3 g/100g) + alpha-Arbutin (2.5 g/100g)CreamTopicalShenzhen Weikemo Intelligent Technology CO.,LTD2020-03-30Not applicableUS flag
Jayjun Anti Dust IntensiveShea butter (0.75 g/50mL) + Meadowfoam seed oil (0.75 g/50mL)CreamTopicalJayjun Cosmetic Co.,ltd.2018-12-012019-11-01US flag
Mousturizing Gloves and SocksShea butter (3.5 g/100g) + Aloe vera leaf (1 g/100g) + Jojoba oil (0.01 g/100g)LiquidTopicalClean Sense2016-12-01Not applicableUS flag
Unda Hair MoisturizingShea butter (1 g/100mL) + Bambusa vulgaris top (52.51 g/100mL) + Eucalyptus globulus leaf (0.05 g/100mL)CreamTopicalUnda2016-07-24Not applicableUS flag
YellowShea butter (2.2 g/20mL) + Allantoin (0.4 g/20mL)LotionTopicalIruri Nature Handmade Soap & Cosmetic Inc2017-07-24Not applicableUS flag
YellowShea butter (2.2 g/20mL) + Allantoin (0.4 g/20mL)LiquidTopicalIruri Nature Handmade Soap & Cosmetic Inc2017-07-242017-07-25US flag
Unapproved/Other Products
NameIngredientsDosageRouteLabellerMarketing StartMarketing EndRegionImage
Ato Standard Premium MildcreamShea butter (3 g/100g) + Centella asiatica (0.005 g/100g) + Ceramide NP (0.0018 g/100g)CreamTopicalTIMEBIO Co., Ltd2021-02-01Not applicableUS flag
Buddate Reges Intensive TreatmentShea butter (3 g/100mL) + Butylene glycol (5.57 g/100mL) + Hydrogenated coconut oil (4 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl oligopeptide (0.000006 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7 (0.000006 g/100mL)CreamTopicalBuddate Co Ltd2017-01-01Not applicableUS flag
Buddate Reges Intensive TreatmentShea butter (3 g/100mL) + Butylene glycol (5.57 g/100mL) + Hydrogenated coconut oil (4 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl oligopeptide (0.000006 g/100mL) + Palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7 (0.000006 g/100mL)CreamTopicalBuddate Co Ltd2017-01-012017-01-02US flag
Cellpium blossom handShea butter (10.01 g/50mL)CreamTopicalMedipost Co.,Ltd.2016-02-01Not applicableUS flag
Dark spot correctorShea butter (1.2 g/100g) + Butylene glycol (5 g/100g) + Nicotinamide (3 g/100g) + alpha-Arbutin (2.5 g/100g)CreamTopicalShenzhen Weikemo Intelligent Technology CO.,LTD2020-03-30Not applicableUS flag
EM Shea Butter CreamShea butter (5.14 g/20mL)CreamTopicalIruri Nature Handmade Soap & Cosmetic Inc2017-07-13Not applicableUS flag
Jayjun Anti Dust IntensiveShea butter (0.75 g/50mL) + Meadowfoam seed oil (0.75 g/50mL)CreamTopicalJayjun Cosmetic Co.,ltd.2018-12-012019-11-01US flag
Mini Peach Lip BalmShea butter (1.05 g/7g)CreamTopicalTonymoly Co., Ltd.2016-05-01Not applicableUS flag
Mousturizing Gloves and SocksShea butter (3.5 g/100g) + Aloe vera leaf (1 g/100g) + Jojoba oil (0.01 g/100g)LiquidTopicalClean Sense2016-12-01Not applicableUS flag
Ultra RepairShea butter (2.4 g/60mL)CreamTopicalUlab2017-03-02Not applicableUS flag

Categories

Drug Categories
Not Available
Classification
Not classified
Affected organisms
Not Available

Chemical Identifiers

UNII
K49155WL9Y
CAS number
194043-92-0

References

General References
Not Available
RxNav
1310571
Wikipedia
Shea_butter

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
PhaseStatusPurposeConditionsCount
2RecruitingTreatmentCBD / Osteoarthritis of the Hands1

Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
Not Available
Packagers
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Dosage Forms
FormRouteStrength
CreamTopical10.01 g/50mL
CreamTopical5.14 g/20mL
CreamTopical1.05 g/7g
LiquidTopical
CreamTopical2.4 g/60mL
CreamTopical
LotionTopical
Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
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Experimental Properties
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Drug created at July 05, 2018 17:13 / Updated at June 12, 2020 16:53