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Substance Name: Aminacrine hydrochloride [USAN]
RN: 134-50-9
UNII: OR5RM3Q5QL
InChIKey: FTGPOQQGJVJDCT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A highly fluorescent anti-infective dye used clinically as a topical antiseptic and experimentally as a mutagen, due to its interaction with DNA. It is also used as an intracellular pH indicator.

Molecular Formula

  • C13-H10-N2.Cl-H

Molecular Weight

  • 230.6969
 

Classification Codes

  • Anti-Infective, Topical
  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Mutation Data
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 9-Aminoacridine hydrochloride
  • Aminacrine hydrochloride
  • Aminacrine hydrochloride [USAN]

Synonyms

  • 5-Aminoacridine hydrochloride
  • 9-Acridinamine monohydrochloride
  • 9-Aminoacridine hydrochloride
  • 9-Aminoacridine monohydrochloride
  • 9-Aminoacridinium chloride
  • Acramine Yellow
  • Acridine, 9-amino-, hydrochloride
  • Acridine, 9-amino-, monohydrochloride
  • AI3-16947
  • Aminacrine HCl
  • Aminacrine hydrochloride
  • Aminoacridine hydrochloride
  • Aminoakridin
  • Caswell No. 033A
  • CCRIS 3802
  • EINECS 205-145-5
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 055503
  • HSDB 4505
  • Monacrin
  • Monacrin hydrochloride
  • Mycosert
  • NSC 7571
  • NSC-7571
  • Quench
  • UNII-OR5RM3Q5QL

Systematic Names

  • 9-Acridinamine, hydrochloride (1:1)
  • 9-Acridinamine, monohydrochloride
  • 9-Aminoacridine hydrochloride
  • Acridin-9-ylamine hydrochloride monohydrate
  • Acridine, 9-amino-, hydrochloride
  • Acridine, 9-amino-, monohydrochloride

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 134-50-9

FDA UNII

  • OR5RM3Q5QL

System Generated Number

  • 0000134509

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C13-H10-N2.Cl-H

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C13-H10-N2
  • Cl-H
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

InChI=1S/C13H10N2.ClH/c14-13-9-5-1-3-7-11(9)15-12-8-4-2-6-10(12)13;/h1-8H,(H2,14,15);1H

InChIKey

FTGPOQQGJVJDCT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

Cl.Nc1c2ccccc2nc3ccccc13

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 oral 78mg/kg (78mg/kg)   "Handbook of Analytical Toxicology," Sunshine, I., ed., Cleveland, OH, Chemical Rubber Co., 1969Vol. -, Pg. 7, 1969.