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376388 Aldrich

(R)-(+)-Pulegone

97%

Synonym: (+)-Pulegone, (R)-p-Menth-4(8)-en-3-one, (R)-2-Isopropylidene-5-methylcyclohexanone, p-Menth-4(8)-en-3-one

  • CAS Number 89-82-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H16O

  • Molecular Weight 152.23

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 2040703

  •  EC Number 201-943-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00063000

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24863438

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Properties

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vapor pressure   138 mmHg ( 25 °C)
InChI Key   NZGWDASTMWDZIW-MRVPVSSYSA-N
assay   97%
optical activity   [α]20/D +23.5°, neat
refractive index   n20/D 1.486(lit.)
bp   224 °C(lit.)
density   0.937 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

Description

Packaging

100 g in poly bottle

5 g in glass bottle

Application

(R)-(+)-Pulegone may be used as a starting material to synthesize:
• (2S,4R,6R,8S)-2,4,8-trimethyl-1,7-dioxaspiro[5.5]undecane, a spiroketal
• (R)-(+)-citronellic acid, an intermediate to prepare leucine-d3
• (+)-fawcettidine, a lycopodium alkaloid

General description

(R)-(+)-Pulegone, a monoterpene ketone found in the essential oil of pennyroyal, can induce abortion.

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. 376388.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NA 1993 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
OT0261000
Flash Point(F) 
179.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
82 °C

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