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Nicotine Properties

Nicotine

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Description

 

Nicotine is a potent parasympathomimetic stimulant and an alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellow liquid
Boiling Point 247 ℃
CAS Number 54-11-5
Density 1.015 g/ml
IUPAC Name 3-[(2S)-1-Methyl-2-pyrrolidinyl]pyridine
InChI 1S/C10H14N2/c1-12-7-3-5-10(12)9-4-2-6-11-8-9/h2,4,6,8,10H,3,5,7H2,1H3/t10-/m0/s1
InChIKey SNICXCGAKADSCV-JTQLQIEISA-N
Melting Point -8 ℃
Molar Mass 162.23 g/mol
Molecular Formula C10H14N2
Synonyms (S)-nicotine;B-Pyridyl-A-N-Methylpyrrolidine;3-(1-Methyl-2-Pyrollidinyl)Pyridine;alpha-N-Methylpyrrolidine;L-3-(1-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidyl)Pyridine;(S)-3-(1-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidinyl)Pyridine;1-Methyl-2-(3-Pyridal)-Pyrrolidene