Ketamine Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Ketamine Properties

Ketamine

Ketamine-Product_Structure
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Description

 

Ketamine is a cyclohexanone derivative used for induction of anesthesia. It can block NMDA receptors (receptors, N-methyl-D-aspartate) and may interact with sigma receptors.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White To Off-White Crystalline Powder
Boiling Point 363.8°C
Brand Name CLSTA 20
Esketamine
Ketaject
Ketalar(Belgium);(Norway);(Sweden)
Ketanest
Ketolar
CAS Number 6740-88-1
Density 1.17 g/cm3
Melting Point 92.5°C
Molar Mass 237.725 g/mol
Molecular Formula C13H16ClNO.ClH
RTECS Number GW1400000
Synonyms (-)-Ketamine;(S)-(-)-Ketamine;(S)-Ketamine;
CI 581 base;Ketamine Base;Ketamine HCL;
l-Ketamine