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Substance Name: Amyl nitrates
RN: 8017-89-8
UNII: 22T8Z09XAK
InChIKey: XNCKCDBPEMSUFA-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A vasodilator that is administered by inhalation. It is also used recreationally due to its supposed ability to induce euphoria and act as an aphrodisiac.

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H11-N-O2.C5-H11-N-O2

Molecular Weight

  • 234.2938
 

Classification Codes

  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Vasodilator
  • Vasodilator Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Amyl nitrates

Name of Substance

  • Amyl nitrates
  • Amyl nitrite [USP:JAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Amyl nitrite

Synonyms

  • Amyl nitrates
  • Amyl nitrite
  • Amyl nitrite mixture
  • UNII-22T8Z09XAK

Systematic Names

  • A mixture of nitrous acid, 2-methylbutyl ester, and nitrous acid, 3-methylbutyl ester
  • Nitrous acid, 2-methylbutyl ester, mixt. with 3-methylbutylnitrite

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8017-89-8

FDA UNII

  • 22T8Z09XAK

System Generated Number

  • 0008017898

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C5-H11-N-O2.C5-H11-N-O2

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C5-H11-N-O2
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/2C5H11NO2/c1-5(2)3-4-8-6-7;1-3-5(2)4-8-6-7/h2*5H,3-4H2,1-2H3

InChIKey

XNCKCDBPEMSUFA-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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CCC(C)CON=O.CC(C)CCON=O