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Substance Name: Sodium myristate
RN: 822-12-8
UNII: 06BLC4V0IV
InChIKey: JUQGWKYSEXPRGL-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Note

  • A saturated 14-carbon fatty acid occurring in most animal and vegetable fats, particularly butterfat and coconut, palm, and nutmeg oils. It is used to synthesize flavor and as an ingredient in soaps and cosmetics. (From Dorland, 28th ed)

Molecular Formula

  • C14-H28-O2.Na

Molecular Weight

  • 250.355
 

Classification Code

  • Mutation Data
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Sodium myristate
  • Tetradecanoic acid, sodium salt

Synonyms

  • EINECS 212-487-9
  • Myristic acid, sodium salt
  • Sodium myristate
  • Sodium tetradecanoate
  • Tetradecanoic acid, sodium salt
  • UNII-06BLC4V0IV

Systematic Names

  • Myristic acid, sodium salt
  • Sodium myristate
  • Tetradecanoic acid, sodium salt
  • Tetradecanoic acid, sodium salt (1:1)

Superlist Name

  • Sodium myristate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 822-12-8

FDA UNII

  • 06BLC4V0IV

System Generated Number

  • 0000822128

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C14-H28-O2.Na

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C14-H28-O2
  • COMPONENT
  • Na

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C14H28O2.Na/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14(15)16;/h2-13H2,1H3,(H,15,16);/q;+1/p-1

InChIKey

JUQGWKYSEXPRGL-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

C(CCCCCCCC)CCCCC(=O)[O-].[Na+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
dog LDLo intravenous 10mg/kg (10mg/kg) VASCULAR: THROMBOSIS DISTANT FROM INJECTION SITE Journal of Clinical Investigation. Vol. 42, Pg. 860, 1963.