Calcium Iodobehenate

Title: Calcium Iodobehenate
CAS Registry Number: 1319-91-1
CAS Name: Iododocosanoic acid calcium salt
Trademarks: Calioben; Saiodin; Sajodin
Molecular Formula: C44H84CaI2O4
Molecular Weight: 971.02
Percent Composition: C 54.42%, H 8.72%, Ca 4.13%, I 26.14%, O 6.59%
Line Formula: Ca(C21H42ICO2)2
Literature References: Prepn: Beilstein vol. 2, 392.
Properties: White or yellowish powder; odorless or with slight fat-like odor. Practically insol in water, alcohol, ether; freely sol in chloroform. Protect from light.
Therap-Cat: Internally for its iodine action.
Therap-Cat-Vet: Has been used internally as a source of iodine.
Status: This monograph has been retired and is no longer subject to revision or update.
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