Phenylpropanolamine Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Phenylpropanolamine Properties


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Phenylpropanolamine (PPA; Accutrim), also known as norephedrine and oxyamphetamine, is a psychoactive drug of the phenethylamine and amphetamine chemical classes which is used as a stimulant, decongestant, and anorectic agent.[1][2] It is commonly used in prescription and over-the-counter cough and cold preparations. In veterinary medicine, it is used to control urinary incontinence in dogs under trade names Propalin and Proin.

Chemical Properties

CAS Number 14838-15-4
Molar Mass 151.206 g/mol
Molecular Formula C9H13NO
Synonyms Benzenemethanol,a-(1-aminoethyl)-, (R*,S*)-(?à)-; Norephedrine, (?à)- (8CI); (?à)-Norephedrin; (?à)-Norephedrine; (?à)-Phenylpropanolamine;Benzenemethanol, a-(1-aminoethyl)-,(R*,S*)-; NSC 9920; Norephedrine; Phenylpropanolamine; Propadrine; SuperOdrinex; dl-Norephedrine; dl-Phenylpropanolamine;erythro-2-Amino-1-phenyl-1-propanol 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