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Substance Name: (+)-Ephedrine
RN: 321-98-2
UNII: 72087NSY56
InChIKey: KWGRBVOPPLSCSI-PSASIEDQSA-N

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Molecular Formula

  • C10-H15-N-O

Molecular Weight

  • 165.2345
 
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • (+)-Ephedrine

Name of Substance

  • Ephedrine, (+)-

Synonyms

  • (+)-Ephedrin
  • (+)-Ephedrine
  • (+)-Ephedrine anhydrous
  • (1S,2R)-Ephedrine
  • alpha-(1-(Methylaminoethyl)benzenemethanol, (S-(R*,S*)-
  • BRN 4231286
  • d-Ephedrine
  • EINECS 206-293-3
  • L-(+)-Ephedrine
  • UNII-72087NSY56

Systematic Names

  • 2-Methylamino-1-phenylpropan-1-ol
  • Benzenemethanol, alpha-((1R)-1-(methylamino)ethyl)-, (alphaS)-
  • Benzenemethanol, alpha-(1-(methylamino)ethyl)-, (S-(R*,S*))- (9CI)
  • Ephedrine, (+)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 321-98-2

FDA UNII

  • 72087NSY56

Other Registry Number

  • 4607-45-8

System Generated Number

  • 0000321982

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C10H15NO/c1-8(11-2)10(12)9-6-4-3-5-7-9/h3-8,10-12H,1-2H3/t8-,10-/m1/s1

InChIKey

KWGRBVOPPLSCSI-PSASIEDQSA-N

Smiles

CN[C@H](C)[C@@H](O)c1ccccc1

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 255mg/kg (255mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 53, Pg. 987, 1964.
mouse LD50 intravenous 105mg/kg (105mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: MYDRIASIS (PUPILLARY DILATION): EYE

BEHAVIORAL: CHANGES IN MOTOR ACTIVITY (SPECIFIC ASSAY)

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 148, Pg. 158, 1965.