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Substance Name: Chlorphenesin [INN:BAN]
RN: 104-29-0
UNII: I670DAL4SZ
InChIKey: MXOAEAUPQDYUQM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A centrally acting muscle relaxant. Its mode of action is unknown. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1203)

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H11-Cl-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 202.6359
 

Classification Codes

  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Muscle Relaxants, Central
  • Neuromuscular Agents
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 1,2-Propanediol, 3-(4-chlorophenoxy)-
  • 3-(4-Chlorophenoxy)-1,2-propanediol
  • Chlorphenesin
  • Chlorphenesin [INN:BAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Chlorphenesin

Synonyms

  • 2-Chlorphenesin
  • 3-(4-Chlorophenoxy)-1,2-propanediol
  • 3-(p-Chlorophenoxy)-1,2-propanediol
  • 4-06-00-00831 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • Adermykon
  • AI3-24623
  • BRN 2210845
  • Chlorophenesin
  • Chlorphenesin
  • Chlorphenesine
  • Chlorphenesine [INN-French]
  • Chlorphenesinum
  • Chlorphenesinum [INN-Latin]
  • Clorfenesina
  • Clorfenesina [INN-Spanish]
  • Demykon
  • EINECS 203-192-6
  • Gecophen
  • Glycerol alpha-p-chlorophenyl ether
  • Mycil
  • NSC 6401
  • p-Chlorophenyl glyceryl ether
  • p-Chlorophenyl-alpha-glyceryl ether
  • UNII-I670DAL4SZ

Systematic Names

  • 1,2-Propanediol, 3-(4-chlorophenoxy)- (9CI)
  • 1,2-Propanediol, 3-(p-chlorophenoxy)-
  • Chlorphenesin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 104-29-0

FDA UNII

  • I670DAL4SZ

System Generated Number

  • 0000104290

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C9H11ClO3/c10-7-1-3-9(4-2-7)13-6-8(12)5-11/h1-4,8,11-12H,5-6H2

InChIKey

MXOAEAUPQDYUQM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(ccc(cc1)Cl)OCC(CO)O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 911mg/kg (911mg/kg) PERIPHERAL NERVE AND SENSATION: FLACCID PARALYSIS WITHOUT ANESTHESIA (USUALLY NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKAGE)

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

BEHAVIORAL: MUSCLE WEAKNESS
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 93, Pg. 470, 1948.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 78 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.500 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 1.00E+04 mg/L   EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 2.79E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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