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Substance Name: p-Chloroamphetamine
RN: 64-12-0
UNII: 897NVD4A52
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.

Molecular Formula

  • C9-H12-Cl-N

Molecular Weight

  • 169.654
 

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Serotonin Agents
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • p-Chloroamphetamine

MeSH Heading

  • p-Chloroamphetamine

Synonyms

  • (+-)-4-Chloroamphetamine
  • (+-)-p-Chloramphetamine
  • (+-)-p-Chloro-alpha-methylphenethylamine
  • (+-)-p-Chloroamphetamine
  • 4-Chloramphetamine
  • 4-Chloro-alpha-methylphenethylamine
  • 4-Chloroamphetamine
  • alpha-Methyl-p-chlorophenethylamine
  • DL-Chloramphetamine
  • LY-121860
  • NSC 287208
  • p-Chloramphetamine
  • p-Chloroamphetamine
  • p-Chloroamphetamine (VAN)
  • para-Chloroamphetamine
  • UNII-897NVD4A52

Systematic Names

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

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 64-12-0

FDA UNII

  • 897NVD4A52

Other Registry Number

  • 2275-84-5

System Generated Number

  • 0000064120

Structure Descriptors

InChI

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

CC(N)Cc1ccc(Cl)cc1

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LDLo intravenous 5mg/kg (5mg/kg)   Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. Vol. 17, Pg. 1100, 1974.