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Substance Name: Tetramethylammonium chloride
RN: 75-57-0
UNII: DCQ9S88703
InChIKey: OKIZCWYLBDKLSU-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Classification Code

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H12-N.Cl

Molecular Weight

  • 109.599
 
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Tetramethylammonium chloride

Name of Substance

  • Methanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-, chloride
  • N,N,N-Trimethylmethanaminium chloride
  • Tetramethylammonium chloride

Synonyms

  • AI3-19012
  • EC 200-880-8
  • EINECS 200-880-8
  • HSDB 7987
  • N,N,N-Trimethylmethanaminium chloride
  • Tetramethylammonium chloride
  • Tetramine chloride
  • UNII-DCQ9S88703
  • USAF AN-8

Systematic Names

  • Ammonium, tetramethyl-, chloride
  • Methanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-, chloride
  • Methanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-, chloride (1:1)
  • Tetramethylammonium chloride

Superlist Name

  • Tetramethylammonium chloride

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 75-57-0

FDA UNII

  • DCQ9S88703

Other Registry Numbers

  • 251459-49-1
  • 79098-37-6

Related Registry Number

  • 51-92-3 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0000075570

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C4-H12-N.Cl

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C4-H12-N
  • Cl
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C4H12N.ClH/c1-5(2,3)4;/h1-4H3;1H/q+1;/p-1

InChIKey

OKIZCWYLBDKLSU-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

[N+](C)(C)(C)C.[ClH-]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
frog LDLo subcutaneous 2gm/kg (2000mg/kg) PERIPHERAL NERVE AND SENSATION: FLACCID PARALYSIS WITHOUT ANESTHESIA (USUALLY NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKAGE)

CARDIAC: OTHER CHANGES
Skandinavisches Archiv fuer Physiologie. Vol. 10, Pg. 201, 1900.
guinea pig LDLo unreported 20mg/kg (20mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 7, Pg. 183, 1900.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 10mg/kg (10mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY) National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0536975,
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 40mg/kg (40mg/kg)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. ORNL-5576,
mouse LDLo oral 125mg/kg (125mg/kg)   Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Vol. 69, Pg. 327, 1980.
mouse LDLo unreported 20mg/kg (20mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA
Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 7, Pg. 183, 1900.
rabbit LDLo subcutaneous 6mg/kg (6mg/kg) VASCULAR: BP LOWERING NOT CHARACTERIZED IN AUTONOMIC SECTION

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES
Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 7, Pg. 183, 1900.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 10mg/kg (10mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

VASCULAR: REGIONAL OR GENERAL ARTERIOLAR OR VENOUS DILATION

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CYANOSIS
National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0536975,
rat LD50 oral 50mg/kg (50mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

SKIN AND APPENDAGES (SKIN): HAIR: OTHER

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0536975,

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 420 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -4.180 (none)   EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 5.06E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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