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T1019 Sigma-Aldrich

(±)-Thiopental

Synonym: 5-Ethyl-5-(1-methylbutyl)-2-thiobarbituric acid, Pentothal

  • CAS Number 76-75-5

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C11H18N2O2S

  • Molecular Weight 242.34

  •  EC Number 200-984-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00057564

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24899925

  •  NACRES NA.77

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Related Categories Abbott, Approved Therapeutics/Drug Candidates, Bioactive Small Molecule Alphabetical Index, Bioactive Small Molecules, Cell Biology,
Quality Level   200
drug control   USDEA Schedule III; regulated under CDSA - not available from Sigma-Aldrich Canada
solubility   ethanol: complete 50 mg/mL
originator   Abbott
SMILES string   CCCC(C)C1(CC)C(=O)NC(=S)NC1=O
InChI   1S/C11H18N2O2S/c1-4-6-7(3)11(5-2)8(14)12-10(16)13-9(11)15/h7H,4-6H2,1-3H3,(H2,12,13,14,15,16)
InChI key   IUJDSEJGGMCXSG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Gene Information   human ... GABRA1(2554), GABRA2(2555), GABRA3(2556), GABRA4(2557), GABRA5(2558), GABRA6(2559), GABRB1(2560), GABRB2(2561), GABRB3(2562), GABRD(2563), GABRE(2564), GABRG1(2565), GABRG2(2566), GABRG3(2567), GABRP(2568), GABRQ(55879)

Description

Application

(±)-Thiopental was used to transiently anesthetize rats for in vivo NMR spectroscopy.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Thiopental is an anesthetic that decreases cerebral metabolic rate without altering the blood flow or oxygen consumption.

Features and Benefits

This compound is featured on the GABAA Receptors page of the Handbook of Receptor Classification and Signal Transduction. To browse other handbook pages, click here.

This compound was developed by Abbott. To browse the list of other pharma-developed compounds and Approved Drugs/Drug Candidates, click here.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
RTECS 
CQ6300000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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