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Substance Name: Ellagic acid [INN:DCF]
RN: 476-66-4
UNII: 19YRN3ZS9P
InChIKey: AFSDNFLWKVMVRB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A fused four ring compound occurring free or combined in galls. Isolated from the kino of Eucalyptus maculata Hook and E. Hemipholia F. Muell. Activates Factor XII of the blood clotting system which also causes kinin release; used in research and as a dye.

Molecular Formula

  • C14-H6-O8

Molecular Weight

  • 302.193
 

Classification Code

  • Reproductive Effect

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ellagic acid
  • Ellagic acid [INN:DCF]

MeSH Heading

  • Ellagic acid

Synonyms

  • 2,3,7,8-Tetrahydroxy(1)benzopyrano(5,4,3-cde)(1)benzopyran-5,10-dione
  • 5-19-07-00108 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • Acide ellagique
  • Acide ellagique [INN-French]
  • Acido elagico
  • Acido elagico [INN-Spanish]
  • Acidum ellagicum
  • Acidum ellagicum [INN-Latin]
  • Alizarine Yellow
  • Benzoaric acid
  • BRN 0047549
  • C.I. 55005
  • C.I. 75270
  • CCRIS 774
  • Diphenic acid, 4,4',5,5',6,6'-hexahydroxy-, di-delta-lactone
  • EINECS 207-508-3
  • Elagostasine
  • Eleagic acid
  • Ellagic acid
  • Ellagic acid dihydrate
  • Gallogen (astringent)
  • Gallogen (VAN)
  • HSDB 7574
  • Lagistase
  • Llagic acid
  • NSC 407286
  • NSC 656272
  • Pomegranate juice
  • UNII-19YRN3ZS9P

Systematic Names

  • (1)Benzopyrano(5,4,3-cde)(1)benzopyran-5,10-dione, 2,3,7,8-tetrahydroxy-
  • 2,3,7,8-Tetrahydroxy(1)benzopyrano(5,4,3-cde)-(1)benzopyran-5,10-dione
  • Ellagic acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 476-66-4

FDA UNII

  • 19YRN3ZS9P

System Generated Number

  • 0000476664

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C14H6O8/c15-5-1-3-7-8-4(14(20)22-11(7)9(5)17)2-6(16)10(18)12(8)21-13(3)19/h1-2,15-18H

InChIKey

AFSDNFLWKVMVRB-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c12c3c4oc(c2cc(c(c1oc(c3cc(c4O)O)=O)O)O)=O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LD oral > 20gm/kg (20000mg/kg)   Farmatsevtichnii Zhurnal Vol. 54(6), Pg. 90, 1999.
rat LDLo intraperitoneal 630mg/kg (630mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: FOOD INTAKE (ANIMAL)

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Farmatsevtichnii Zhurnal Vol. 54(6), Pg. 90, 1999.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point > 360 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -0.960 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.83E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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