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Substance Name: Perflubron [USAN:USP:INN]
RN: 423-55-2
UNII: Q1D0Q7R4D9
InChIKey: WTWWXOGTJWMJHI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Potential anti-obesity compound; reduces food adsorption; 8-carbon perfluorocarbon radiopaque compound; an oral contrast agent for use with MRI to enhance delineation of the bowel distinguishing it from adjacent organs.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-Br-F17

Molecular Weight

  • 498.958
 

Classification Codes

  • Anti-Obesity Agents
  • Blood Substitute
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Contrast Media
  • Diagnostic Uses of Chemicals
  • Radiation-Sensitizing Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Perflubron
  • Perflubron [USAN:USP:INN]

Synonyms

  • 1-Bromoheptadecafluorooctane
  • 1-Bromoperfluorooctane
  • EINECS 207-028-4
  • Imagent
  • Imagent GI
  • LiquiVent
  • Long's compound
  • Oxygent
  • Perflubron
  • Perfluoroctyl bromide
  • Perfluorooctyl bromide
  • UNII-Q1D0Q7R4D9

Systematic Names

  • 1-Bromoheptadecafluorooctane
  • Octane, 1-bromo-1,1,2,2,3,3,4,4,5,5,6,6,7,7,8,8,8-heptadecafluoro-
  • Octane, 1-bromoheptadecafluoro-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 423-55-2

FDA UNII

  • Q1D0Q7R4D9

System Generated Number

  • 0000423552

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C8BrF17/c9-7(22,23)5(18,19)3(14,15)1(10,11)2(12,13)4(16,17)6(20,21)8(24,25)26

InChIKey

WTWWXOGTJWMJHI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

FC(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)C(F)(F)Br

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 14720mg/kg (14720mg/kg)   Microvascular Research. Vol. 8, Pg. 320, 1974.
mouse LD50 unreported 42500mg/kg (42500mg/kg)   Biomaterials, Artificial Cells, and Artificial Organs. Vol. 16, Pg. 441, 1988.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point < 25 deg C   EXP
Boiling Point 141 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 8.350 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 0.0 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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