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Substance Name: p-Chloroamphetamine
RN: 64-12-0
InChIKey: WWPITPSIWMXDPE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • Chlorinated analog of AMPHETAMINE. Potent neurotoxin that causes release and eventually depletion of serotonin in the CNS. It is used as a research tool.

Classification Codes

  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Serotonin Agents

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H12-Cl-N

Molecular Weight

  • 169.654
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • p-Chloroamphetamine

MeSH Heading

  • p-Chloroamphetamine

Synonyms

  • 4-Chloramphetamine
  • 4-Chloro-alpha-methylphenethylamine
  • 4-Chloroamphetamine
  • alpha-Methyl-p-chlorophenethylamine
  • LY-121860
  • NSC 287208
  • p-Chloramphetamine
  • p-Chloroamphetamine
  • p-Chloroamphetamine (VAN)
  • para-Chloroamphetamine

Systematic Names

  • Benzeneethanamine, 4-chloro-alpha-methyl-
  • Phenethylamine, p-chloro-alpha-methyl- (8CI)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 64-12-0

System Generated Number

  • 0000064120

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C9H12ClN/c1-7(11)6-8-2-4-9(10)5-3-8/h2-5,7H,6,11H2,1H3

InChIKey

WWPITPSIWMXDPE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(ccc(Cl)cc1)C[C@@H](C)N