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CAS#: 636-00-0 (HBr)

Description: 6-OHDA HBr is a neurotoxin. It acts by destroying catecholaminergic terminals.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 636-00-0 (HBr)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 562486
Name: 6-OHDA HBr
CAS#: 636-00-0 (HBr)
Chemical Formula: C8H12BrNO3
Exact Mass: 249.0001
Molecular Weight: 250.09
Elemental Analysis: C, 38.42; H, 4.84; Br, 31.95; N, 5.60; O, 19.19

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Related CAS #: 1199-18-4 (free base)   636-00-0 (HBr)    

Synonym: 6-OHDA HBr; 6 OHDA HBr; 6OHDA HBr; 6-OHDA Hydrobromide; 6 OHDA Hydrobromide; 6OHDA Hydrobromide; 6-Hydroxydopamine Hydrobromide; 6Hydroxydopamine Hydrobromide; 6 Hydroxydopamine Hydrobromide; 6-Hydroxydopamine HBr; 6 Hydroxydopamine HBr;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2,4,5-Trihydroxyphenethylamine hydrobromide


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C8H11NO3.BrH/c9-2-1-5-3-7(11)8(12)4-6(5)10;/h3-4,10-12H,1-2,9H2;1H


Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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