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Substance Name: Reserpine hydrochloride
RN: 16994-56-2
UNII: GWN3C4FTI8
InChIKey: ZYWIWGUMKCZKOO-BQTSRIDJSA-N

Note

  • An alkaloid found in the roots of Rauwolfia serpentina and R. vomitoria. Reserpine inhibits the uptake of norepinephrine into storage vesicles resulting in depletion of catecholamines and serotonin from central and peripheral axon terminals. It has been used as an antihypertensive and an antipsychotic as well as a research tool, but its adverse effects limit its clinical use.

Molecular Formula

  • C33-H40-N2-O9.Cl-H

Molecular Weight

  • 645.1449
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Reserpine hydrochloride

Synonyms

  • EINECS 241-074-6
  • Reserpine HCl
  • UNII-GWN3C4FTI8

Systematic Name

  • Reserpine hydrochloride

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 16994-56-2

FDA UNII

  • GWN3C4FTI8

System Generated Number

  • 0016994562

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C33-H40-N2-O9.Cl-H

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C33-H40-N2-O9
  • Cl-H
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C33H40N2O9.ClH/c1-38-19-7-8-20-21-9-10-35-16-18-13-27(44-32(36)17-11-25(39-2)30(41-4)26(12-17)40-3)31(42-5)28(33(37)43-6)22(18)15-24(35)29(21)34-23(20)14-19;/h7-8,11-12,14,18,22,24,27-28,31,34H,9-10,13,15-16H2,1-6H3;1H/t18-,22+,24-,27-,28+,31+;/m1./s1

InChIKey

ZYWIWGUMKCZKOO-BQTSRIDJSA-N

Smiles

COc1ccc2c(c1)[nH]c3c2CCN4[C@@H]3C[C@H]5[C@@H](C4)C[C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]5C(=O)OC)OC)OC(=O)c6cc(c(c(c6)OC)OC)OC.Cl