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Physical & Chemical properties

Solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility

Administrative data

solubility in organic solvents / fat solubility
Type of information:
not specified
Adequacy of study:
supporting study
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Information from published handbook, data compendium, review article or other reference text, acceptable with restrictions.

Data source

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
The Merck Index, 15th edition
Maryadele J. O'Neil ed.
Bibliographic source:
The Royal Society of Chemistry. Thomas Graham House, Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge CB4 0WF, UK

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
Data taken from handbook. Guideline unknown.
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
(R*,S*)-(±)-α-[1-(methylamino)ethyl]benzyl alcohol hydrochloride
EC Number:
EC Name:
(R*,S*)-(±)-α-[1-(methylamino)ethyl]benzyl alcohol hydrochloride
Cas Number:
Molecular formula:
C10 H15 N O .Cl H
(1-hydroxy-1-phenylpropan-2-yl)(methyl)azanium chloride
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): Racephedrine hydrochloride

Results and discussion

Details on results:
1 gram dissolves in about 40 ml of 95% alcohol at 20°C. Practically insoluble in ether.

Applicant's summary and conclusion