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Substance Name: Ferulic acid
RN: 1135-24-6
UNII: AVM951ZWST
InChIKey: KSEBMYQBYZTDHS-HWKANZROSA-N

Note

  • Widely distributed in small amounts in plants.

Molecular Formula

  • C10-H10-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 194.185
 

Classification Codes

  • Analgesics
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
  • Anticoagulants
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Antioxidants
  • Antirheumatic Agents
  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Cholagogues and Choleretics
  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Free Radical Scavengers
  • Gastrointestinal Agents
  • Hematologic Agents
  • Indicators and Reagents
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents
  • Sensory System Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 3-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-
  • Ferulic acid

Synonyms

  • 3-(4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-2-propenoic acid
  • 3-(4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)acrylic acid
  • 3-Methoxy-4-hydroxycinnamic acid
  • 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxy cinnamic acid
  • CCRIS 3256
  • Cinnamic acid, 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-
  • Coniferic acid
  • EINECS 214-490-0
  • Ferulic acid
  • HSDB 7663
  • NSC 2821
  • NSC 51986
  • NSC 674320
  • UNII-AVM951ZWST

Systematic Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 3-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-
  • 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxycinnamic acid
  • Cinnamic acid, 4-hydroxy-3-methoxy-
  • Ferulic acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 1135-24-6

FDA UNII

  • AVM951ZWST

Other Registry Number

  • 1356408-74-6

Related Registry Number

  • 24276-84-4 (mono-hydrochloride salt)

System Generated Number

  • 0001135246

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C10H10O4/c1-14-9-6-7(2-4-8(9)11)3-5-10(12)13/h2-6,11H,1H3,(H,12,13)/b5-3+

InChIKey

KSEBMYQBYZTDHS-HWKANZROSA-N

Smiles

c1c(c(cc(c1)/C=C/C(=O)O)OC)O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD intraperitoneal > 350mg/kg (350mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CHANGES IN MOTOR ACTIVITY (SPECIFIC ASSAY)

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

BEHAVIORAL: REGIDITY
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 49, Pg. 77, 1987.
mouse LD50 intravenous 857mg/kg (857mg/kg)   Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin. Vol. 38, Pg. 1620, 1990.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
pKa Dissociation Constant 4.58 (none) 25 EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.51 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 5970 mg/L 25 EST
Vapor Pressure 2.69E-06 mm Hg 25 EST
Henry's Law Constant 7.96E-14 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 4.83E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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