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Substance Name: Niacin hydrochloride
RN: 636-79-3
InChIKey: IBTWUVRCFHJPKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A water-soluble vitamin of the B complex occurring in various animal and plant tissues. It is required by the body for the formation of coenzymes NAD and NADP. It has PELLAGRA-curative, vasodilating, and antilipemic properties.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H5-N-O2.Cl-H

Molecular Weight

  • 159.5714
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Niacin hydrochloride

Synonyms

  • 3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, hydrochloride
  • AI3-52414
  • Niacin HCl
  • Niacin hydrochloride
  • Nicotinic acid, hydrochloride
  • NSC 15010

Systematic Names

  • 2-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, hydrochloride
  • 3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, hydrochloride
  • 3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, hydrochloride (1:1)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 636-79-3

Related Registry Number

  • 59-67-6 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0000636793

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H5-N-O2.Cl-H

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C6-H5-N-O2
  • Cl-H
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H5NO2.ClH/c8-6(9)5-2-1-3-7-4-5;/h1-4H,(H,8,9);1H

InChIKey

IBTWUVRCFHJPKN-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1cc(cnc1)C(=O)O.Cl