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Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Properties

Phenylephrine Hydrochloride

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Description

 

Phenylephrine hydrochloride is a synthetic sympathomimetic agent, prescribed for maintenance of blood pressure and is used locally as a nasal or ophthalmic vasoconstrictor.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White crystalline powder
CAS Number 61-76-7
EINECS Number 200-517-3
InChI 1S/C9H13NO2.ClH/c1-10-6-9(12)7-3-2-4-8(11)5-7;/h2-5,9-12H,6H2,1H3;1H
InChIKey OCYSGIYOVXAGKQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Melting Point 143-145 °C
Molar Mass 203.67 g/mol
Molecular Formula C9H14ClNO2
RTECS Number DO7525000
Solubility >=10 g/100 ml
Synonyms L(-)-Phenylephrine Hydrochloride;(R)-(-)-1-(3-Hydroxyphenyl)-2-methylaminoethanol Hydrochloride;3-Hydroxy-alpha-(methylaminomethyl)benzyl Alcohol;Phenylephrine Hydrochloride