Amantanium Bromide

Title: Amantanium Bromide
CAS Registry Number: 58158-77-3
CAS Name: N,N-Dimethyl-N-[2-[(tricyclo[3.3.1.13,7]dec-1-ylcarbonyl)oxy]ethyl]-1-decanaminium bromide
Additional Names: 2-(1¢-adamantanecarbonyloxy)ethyldimethyldecylammonium bromide; decyl(2-hydroxyethyl)dimethylammonium bromide 1-adamantanecarboxylate
Trademarks: Amantol (Rotta)
Molecular Formula: C25H46BrNO2
Molecular Weight: 472.54
Percent Composition: C 63.54%, H 9.81%, Br 16.91%, N 2.96%, O 6.77%
Literature References: Prepn: R. A. Bauman, US 3928411 (1975 to Colgate-Palmolive); and activity: L. Rovati et al., US 4288609 (1981 to Rotta).
Properties: Crystals, mp 182-184°. LD50 orally in mice: 910 mg/kg (Rovati).
Melting point: mp 182-184°
Toxicity data: LD50 orally in mice: 910 mg/kg (Rovati)
Therap-Cat: Antiseptic.
Keywords: Antiseptic/Disinfectant; Quaternary Ammonium Compounds.
Status: This monograph has been retired and is no longer subject to revision or update.
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