P5520 Sigma



Synonym: 2,4,6-Trimethyl-1,3,5-trioxacyclohexane, s-Trimethyltrioxymethylene, Acetaldehyde trimer, NSC 9799, Paracetaldehyde


Biochem/physiol Actions

Hypnotic with rapid onset; anticonvulsant at high doses; used to treat delirium tremors


Reactant involved in:
• Modified Sanford reaction1
• Synthesis of N-arylbenzoquinaldinium derivatives with antimicrobial activity2
• Hydroformylation of alkenylamines3
• Studies of molecules with inhibitory activity against HIV-1 integrase4
• Irregular Wittig reactions for the formation of α-hydroxyketones5

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