Cookies disclaimer

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

90-44-8 - Anthrone, 96% - 9(10H)-Anthracenone - A19118 - Alfa Aesar

A19118 Anthrone, 96%

CAS Number
90-44-8
Synonyms
9(10H)-Anthracenone

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
25g 61.50
100g 178.00
500g 695.00
Add to Cart Add to Quote Request View Item

Anthrone, 96%

MDL
MFCD00001187
EINECS
201-994-0

Chemical Properties

Formula
C14H10O
Formula Weight
194.23
Melting point
153-160°
Sensitivity
Light Sensitive
Solubility
Soluble in alcohol, benzene, and hot NaOH solutions. Insoluble in water

Applications

It finds its applications in organic synthesis. It is used for a popular cellulose assay and in the colorometric determination of carbohydrates in body fluids and of animal starch in liver tissue. The anthrones are used in pharmacy as laxative. They stimulate the motion of the colon and are responsible for less water reabsorption. They may only be used for a short amount of time, because long time use may lead to loss of electrolytes.

Notes

Light Sensitive. Store away from oxidizing agents and light. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Literature References

Asamenew G.; Bisrat D.; Mazumder A.; Asres K. In vitro antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of anthrone and chromone from the latex of Aloe harlana Reynolds.Phytotherapy research.2011,25(12), 1756-1760.

Malterud KE.; Farbrot TL.; Huse AE.; Sund RB. Antioxidant and radical scavenging effects of anthraquinones and anthrones.Pharmacology.1993,47(1), 77-85.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H315-H319-H350-H335

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

Precautionary Statements: P201-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a

Obtain special instructions before use. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,691
Beilstein
1910173
Harmonized Tariff Code
2914.39
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
CB8925500

Recommended

Recently Viewed

Chemicals

Life Science

Metals & Materials

Catalysts

Analytical & Labware