Codeine Phosphate

Title: Codeine Phosphate
CAS Registry Number: 52-28-8
Trademarks: Galcodine (Galen)
Molecular Formula: C18H24NO7P
Molecular Weight: 397.36
Percent Composition: C 54.41%, H 6.09%, N 3.52%, O 28.18%, P 7.79%
Derivative Type: Hemihydrate
Properties: (U.S.P.), fine, white, needle-shaped crystals or cryst powder. Odorless; affected by light. Solns acid to litmus. Freely sol in water; very sol in hot water; slightly sol in alcohol; more sol in boiling alcohol.
Derivative Type: Sesquihydrate
Properties: Very efflorescent, small crystals or cryst powder. One gram dissolves in 2.3 ml water, 0.5 ml water at 80°, 325 ml alcohol, 125 ml boiling alcohol, 4500 ml chloroform, 1875 ml ether. pH of a 2% aq soln: 4.6. Keep well closed.
NOTE: This is a controlled substance (opiate): 21 CFR, 1308.12.
Therap-Cat: Analgesic (narcotic); antitussive.
Therap-Cat-Vet: Analgesic (narcotic); antitussive.
Keywords: Analgesic (Narcotic); Antitussive.
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