Methysticin Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Methysticin Properties


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Methysticin is one of the six major kavalactones found in the kava plant.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White powder
CAS Number 495-85-2
Density 1.31 g/cm3
IUPAC Name (2R)-2-[(E)-2-(1,3-Benzodioxol-5-yl)ethenyl]-4-methoxy-2,3-dihydropyran-6-one
Melting Point 139-140.5 °C
Molar Mass 274.27 g/mol
Molecular Formula C15H14O5
Synonyms 2H-Pyran-2-one,6-[(1E)-2-(1,3-benzodioxol-5-yl)ethenyl]-5,6-dihydro-4-methoxy-, (6R)-;(+)-Methysticin;Kavahin;Kavatin;Methysticin uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X