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Substance Name: 2,6-Dimethoxyhydroquinone
RN: 15233-65-5
UNII: 9U2C06A3MM
InChIKey: GXAVBFNRWXCOPY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H10-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 170.163
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2,6-Dimethoxyhydroquinone

Synonyms

  • 1,4-Benzenediol, 2,6-dimethoxy-
  • 2,6-Dimethoxyhydroquinone
  • 2,6-Dimethoxyquinol
  • 3,5-Dimethoxyhydroquinone
  • 4-06-00-07684 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • BRN 1952669
  • EINECS 239-282-7
  • NSC 49356
  • UNII-9U2C06A3MM

Systematic Names

  • 1,4-Benzenediol, 2,6-dimethoxy- (9CI)
  • 2,6-Dimethoxyhydroquinone
  • Hydroquinone, 2,6-dimethoxy-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 15233-65-5

FDA UNII

  • 9U2C06A3MM

System Generated Number

  • 0015233655

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8H10O4/c1-11-6-3-5(9)4-7(12-2)8(6)10/h3-4,9-10H,1-2H3

InChIKey

GXAVBFNRWXCOPY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c(cc(cc1OC)O)OC)O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
cat LDLo intravenous 30mg/kg (30mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER CHANGES: OLFACTION

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
British Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 53, Pg. 93, 1975.
mouse LD50 intravenous 35mg/kg (35mg/kg)   British Journal of Pharmacology. Vol. 53, Pg. 93, 1975.