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Substance Name: Bromhexine [INN:BAN]
RN: 3572-43-8
UNII: Q1J152VB1P
InChIKey: OJGDCBLYJGHCIH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A mucolytic agent used in the treatment of respiratory disorders associated with viscid or excessive mucus. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p744)

Molecular Formula

  • C14-H20-Br2-N2

Molecular Weight

  • 376.134
 

Classification Codes

  • Expectorant
  • Expectorants
  • Mucolytic
  • Respiratory System Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Bromhexine [INN:BAN]

Name of Substance

  • Bromhexine
  • Bromhexine [INN:BAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Bromhexine

Synonyms

  • 3,5-Dibromo-Nalpha-cyclohexyl-Nalpha-methyltoluene-alpha-2-diamine
  • Bromhexina
  • Bromhexina [INN-Spanish]
  • Bromhexine
  • Bromhexinum
  • Bromhexinum [INN-Latin]
  • EINECS 222-684-1
  • N-Cyclohexyl-N-methyl-(2-amino-3,5-dibrombenzyl)amin
  • UNII-Q1J152VB1P

Systematic Names

  • Benzenemethanamine, 2-amino-3,5-dibromo-N-cyclohexyl-N-methyl-
  • Bromhexine

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 3572-43-8

FDA UNII

  • Q1J152VB1P

Related Registry Number

  • 611-75-6 (mono-hydrochloride)

System Generated Number

  • 0003572438

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C14H20Br2N2/c1-18(12-5-3-2-4-6-12)9-10-7-11(15)8-13(16)14(10)17/h7-8,12H,2-6,9,17H2,1H3

InChIKey

OJGDCBLYJGHCIH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c(c(cc(c1)Br)Br)N)C[N@@](C1CCCCC1)C

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 238 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 4.880 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 4000 mg/L   EXP
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 1.13E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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