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What does PABA stand for?

PABA stands for Para-Aminobenzoic Acid (CAS Number 150-13-0)

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US 7,326,408 B2: A method for increasing the compliance in the use of topical sunscreens comprising a photostable, chemically stable and physically stable formulation for topical application to the skin for treating acne vulgaris and protecting skin from the harmful effects of chronic exposure to the sun comprising a vehicle, one or more sunscreen agents dissolved or suspended in the vehicle, which sunscreen agent is selected from the group consisting of titanium dioxide, zinc oxide, bisoctrizole, anisotriazine, para-aminobenzoic acid (PABA) and derivatives has been assigned to Dow Pharmaceutical Sciences, Petaluma, CA.
Thirty were given a vitamin/mineral supplement containing the following: bioflavonoids 50 mg; biotin 100 mcg; choline bitartrate 70 mg; folic acid 100 mcg; inositol 30 mg; niacin 50 mg; pantothenic acid 50 mg; para-aminobenzoic acid 10 mg; pyridoxine (B6) 12 mg; thiamine (B1) 3.