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A14763 3-(3,4-Methylenedioxyphenyl)propionic acid, 99%

CAS Number
2815-95-4
Synonyms
3-(1,3-Benzodioxyl-5-yl)propionic acid
3,4-(Methylenedioxy)hydrocinnamic acid

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3-(3,4-Methylenedioxyphenyl)propionic acid, 99%

MDL
MFCD00016909
EINECS
220-565-9

Chemical Properties

Formula
C10H10O4
Formula Weight
194.19
Melting point
86-88°
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in chloroform and ethyl acetate.

Applications

3-(3,4-Methylenedioxyphenyl)propionic acid exhibits anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity. Further, it is used in the preparation of 3-benzo[1,3]dioxol-5-yl-propionyl chloride by reaction with thionyl chloride.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong reducing agents, strong bases and amines.

Literature References

Conversion to the dianion and iodination gives the ɑ-iodo-derivative, a precursor of a wide range of lignans, in good yield: Synth. Commun., 18, 699 (1988).

Campaigne, E.; Kreighbaum, W. E. Substitution Reactions of 5,6-Dimethoxybenzothiophene and 5,6-Methylenedioxybenzothiophene. J. Org. Chem. 1961, 26 (2), 359-363.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H335

Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a

Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Beilstein
181735
Harmonized Tariff Code
2932.99
TSCA
No
RTECS
MW5600000

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