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5-Methoxytryptamine Hydrochloride

Catalog No. M271700 Name Toronto Research Chemicals
CAS Number 66-83-1 Website http://www.trc-canada.com
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IUPAC name
2-(5-methoxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethan-1-amine hydrochloride
IUPAC Traditional name
5 methoxytryptamine hydrochloride


CAS Number 66-83-1


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Apperance Light Brown Solid
Melting Point 245-248°C (dec.)
Solubility Methanol
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Storage Warning Hygroscopic


Description (English)
A closely related compound of the neurotransmitter Melatonin (M215000).


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