Chloralose

Chloralose
Identifiers
CAS number 15879-93-3 N
PubChem 85991, 40467114 (2R,3aR,5R,6R)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl, 27525 (2R,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl, 16211632 (1R)-dioxol, (2R,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl, 186624 (1R)-dioxol, (3aR,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-furo-5-yl, 2723807 (2R,3aR,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl
ChemSpider 77572 N, 25616 (2R,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl YesY, 17339596 (1R)-dioxol, (2R,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl YesY, 162227 (1R)-dioxol, (3aR,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-furo-5-yl YesY, 2005998 (2R,3aR,5R,6S,6aR)-6-hydroxy-2-methyl-furo-5-yl YesY
EC number 240-016-7
KEGG C18707 N
MeSH Chloralose
RTECS number FM9450000
Beilstein Reference 85418
Jmol-3D images Image 1
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Properties
Molecular formula C8H11Cl3O6
Molar mass 309.53 g mol−1
Exact mass 307.962121205 g mol-1
Melting point

176-182 °C, 449-455 K, 349-360 °F

Hazards
EU Index 605-013-00-0
EU classification Harmful Xn
R-phrases R20/22
S-phrases (S2) S16 S24/25 S28
Main hazards Harmful if swallowed

Harmful if inhaled

Related compounds
Related compounds Chloral hydrate
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Chloralose is an avicide, rodenticide used to kill mice in temperatures below 15 °C. It is also widely used in neuroscience and veterinary medicine as an anesthetic and sedative.[1]

Chemically, it is a chlorinated acetal derivative of glucose.

It is listed in Annex I of Directive 67/548/EEC with the classification Harmful (Xn)

References

  1. ^ Silverman J, Muir WW (Jun 1993). "A review of laboratory animal anesthesia with chloral hydrate and chloralose". Lab Anim Sci. 43 (3): 210–6. PMID 8355479. 



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