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Substance Name: 4-Dioxanone
RN: 3041-16-5
UNII: HLS754O457
InChIKey: VPVXHAANQNHFSF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Starting material for polymer polydioxanone which is used as a suture material.

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H6-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 102.088
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 4-Dioxanone

Synonyms

  • (2-Hydroxyethoxy)acetic acic gamma-lactone
  • 2-p-Dioxanone
  • 5-19-04-00019 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-19723
  • BRN 0383602
  • Dioxanone
  • NSC 60534
  • p-Dioxan-2-one
  • p-Dioxanone
  • UNII-HLS754O457

Systematic Names

  • 1,4-Dioxan-2-one (9CI)
  • Acetic acid, (2-hydroxyethoxy)-, gamma-lactone (6CI,7CI)
  • p-Dioxan-2-one

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 3041-16-5

FDA UNII

  • HLS754O457

System Generated Number

  • 0003041165

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H6O3/c5-4-3-6-1-2-7-4/h1-3H2

InChIKey

VPVXHAANQNHFSF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C1(COCCO1)=O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD intraperitoneal > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   "Summary Tables of Biological Tests," National Research Council Chemical-Biological Coordination Center. Vol. 6, Pg. 213, 1954.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 790mg/kg (790mg/kg)   Cancer Research. Vol. 38, Pg. 1621, 1978.