Bupropion Hydrochloride Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Bupropion Hydrochloride Properties

Bupropion Hydrochloride

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Description

 

Bupropion Hydrochloride is an antidepressant of the aminoketone class, is chemically unrelated to tricyclic, tetracyclic, selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor, or other known antidepressant agents. Its structure closely resembles that of diethylpropion. It is related to phenylethylamines. Bupropion hydrochloride powder is white, crystalline, and highly soluble in water. It has a bitter taste and produces the sensation of local anesthesia on the oral mucosa.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 334.8°C
Brand Name Wellbatrin(Denmark);Wellbutrin SR(Canada Quebec);Wellbutrin XL(Canada,Quebec);Zyban(Sweden);(Usa (Va) Fss Prices);(Norway);(Germany);(Denmark);((Canada Quebec);(Belgium);(Australia)
CAS Number 34841-39-9
Density 1.066 g/cm3
Melting Point 233-234°C
Molar Mass 239.74 g/mol
Molecular Formula C13H18ClNO
NFPA 704 H-2,F-1,R-0,C-NA
Solubility 312 mg/ml
Synonyms Bupropion HCL