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Substance Name: Decamethonium
RN: 156-74-1
UNII: C1CG1S3T2W
InChIKey: MTCUAOILFDZKCO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Classification Codes

  • Neuromuscular Agents
  • Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
  • Neuromuscular Depolarizing Agents
  • Peripheral Nervous System Agents

Molecular Formula

  • C16-H38-N2

Molecular Weight

  • 258.49
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Decamethonium

Synonyms

  • 1,10-Decanediaminium, N,N,N,N',N',N'-hexamethyl-
  • Ammonium, decamethylenebis(trimethyl-
  • BRN 1774794
  • Decamethonium
  • Decamethonum
  • HSDB 3221
  • UNII-C1CG1S3T2W

Systematic Names

  • 1,10-Decanediaminium, N,N,N,N',N',N'-hexamethyl- (9CI)
  • Ammonium, decamethylenebis(trimethyl-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 156-74-1

FDA UNII

  • C1CG1S3T2W

Related Registry Numbers

  • 1420-40-2 (diiodide)
  • 3198-38-7 (dichloride)
  • 541-22-0 (dibromide)

System Generated Number

  • 0000156741

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C16H38N2/c1-17(2,3)15-13-11-9-7-8-10-12-14-16-18(4,5)6/h7-16H2,1-6H3/q+2

InChIKey

MTCUAOILFDZKCO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C([N+](C)(C)C)CCCCCCCCC[N+](C)(C)C

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
chicken LD50 intravenous 66ug/kg (0.066mg/kg)   Yakugaku Zasshi. Journal of Pharmacy. Vol. 87, Pg. 338, 1967.