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Substance Name: gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid
RN: 591-81-1
UNII: 30IW36W5B2
InChIKey: SJZRECIVHVDYJC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H8-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 104.1042
 

Classification Codes

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Superlist Classification Code

  • DEA Schedule I
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid

Name of Substance

  • 4-Hydroxybutanoic acid
  • 4-Hydroxybutyric acid
  • gamma-Hydroxybutyrate

Synonyms

  • 4-03-00-00774 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 4-Hydroxybutanoic acid
  • 4-Hydroxybuttersaeure
  • 4-Hydroxybutyric acid
  • Anetamin
  • BRN 1720582
  • Butyric acid, 4-hydroxy-
  • gamma-Hydroxybutanoic acid
  • gamma-Hydroxybutyrate
  • gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid
  • GHB
  • HSDB 6927
  • UNII-30IW36W5B2

Systematic Name

  • Butanoic acid, 4-hydroxy-

Superlist Names

  • DEA No. 2010
  • gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 591-81-1

FDA UNII

  • 30IW36W5B2

System Generated Number

  • 0000591811

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H8O3/c5-3-1-2-4(6)7/h5H,1-3H2,(H,6,7)

InChIKey

SJZRECIVHVDYJC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(C(=O)O)CCO

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 4200mg/kg (4200mg/kg)   Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. Vol. 8, Pg. 1073, 1966.
mouse LD50 intravenous 3700mg/kg (3700mg/kg)   Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. Vol. 8, Pg. 1073, 1966.
mouse LD50 oral 4800mg/kg (4800mg/kg)   Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. Vol. 8, Pg. 1073, 1966.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 4500mg/kg (4500mg/kg)   Gekkan Yakuji. Pharmaceuticals Monthly. Vol. 8, Pg. 1073, 1966.
mouse LD50 unreported > 2gm/kg (2000mg/kg)   Polish Journal of Pharmacology and Pharmacy. Vol. 42, Pg. 491, 1990.