1303501

USP

Halothane

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

Synonym(s):
2-Bromo-2-chloro-1,1,1-trifluoroethane, Halothane
Linear Formula:
BrCH(Cl)CF3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
197.38
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1736947
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

vapor pressure

4.5 psi ( 20 °C)

manufacturer/tradename

USP

refractive index

n20/D 1.369 (lit.)

bp

50.2 °C (lit.)

density

1.872 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Featured Industry

Pharmaceutical (small molecule)

format

neat

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

FC(F)(F)C(Cl)Br

InChI

1S/C2HBrClF3/c3-1(4)2(5,6)7/h1H

InChI key

BCQZXOMGPXTTIC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.
For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Inhalation anesthetic. In an effect believed to be independent of anesthesia, halothane inhibits synthesis of 5-hydroxytryptamine in brain tissue, probably at the tryptophan hydroxylase step.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

Sales restrictions may apply.

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

hazcat

Eye Dam. 1 - Repr. 1B - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

storage_class_code

6.1D - Non-combustible, acute toxic Cat.3 / toxic hazardous materials or hazardous materials causing chronic effects

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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