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Substance Name: 5-Methoxytryptamine
RN: 608-07-1
UNII: 3VMW6141KC
InChIKey: JTEJPPKMYBDEMY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Serotonin derivative proposed as potentiator for hypnotics and sedatives.

Molecular Formula

  • C11-H14-N2-O

Molecular Weight

  • 190.2446
 

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 5-Methoxytryptamine

MeSH Heading

  • 5-Methoxytryptamine

Synonyms

  • 3-(2-Aminoethyl)-5-methoxyindole
  • 5-22-12-00018 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 5-Methoxytryptamine
  • 5-Mot
  • 5MOT
  • BRN 0145587
  • EINECS 210-153-7
  • Meksamin (free base)
  • Methoxytryptamine
  • Mexamine
  • Mexamine base
  • NSC 56422
  • UNII-3VMW6141KC

Systematic Names

  • 1H-Indole-3-ethanamine, 5-methoxy- (9CI)
  • 2-(5-Methoxyindol-3-yl)ethylamine
  • Indole, 3-(2-aminoethyl)-5-methoxy-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 608-07-1

FDA UNII

  • 3VMW6141KC

System Generated Number

  • 0000608071

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C11H14N2O/c1-14-9-2-3-11-10(6-9)8(4-5-12)7-13-11/h2-3,6-7,13H,4-5,12H2,1H3

InChIKey

JTEJPPKMYBDEMY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

COc1ccc2c(c1)c(c[nH]2)CCN

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 176mg/kg (176mg/kg)   Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health. Vol. 1, Pg. 515, 1976.
mouse LD50 intravenous 106mg/kg (106mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: MUSCLE CONTRACTION OR SPASTICITY)

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR
Farmakologiya i Toksikologiya Vol. 27, Pg. 681, 1964.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 121.5 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.350 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 2.34E-10 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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