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Alfa Aesar™ Melatonin, 99+%

$46.18 - $200.74

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 73-31-4
Molecular Formula C13H16N2O2
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 232.283
MDL Number MFCD00005655
InChI Key DRLFMBDRBRZALE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Synonym 5-methoxy-n-acetyltryptamine, circadin, melatol, melatonex, melatonin, melatonine, melovine, n-2-5-methoxy-1h-indol-3-yl ethyl acetamide, n-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine
PubChem CID 896
ChEBI CHEBI:16796
IUPAC Name N-[2-(5-methoxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethyl]acetamide
SMILES CC(=O)NCCC1=CNC2=C1C=C(C=C2)OC
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AAJ6245206
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Alfa Aesar™
J6245206
5g
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AAJ6245214
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Alfa Aesar™
J6245214
25g
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Description

Description

Applications
Melatonin acts as a neurohormone that upregulates antioxidant enzymes and inhibits rat NOS1. It also acts as a particularly significant endogenous antioxidant. Melatonin is a rat NOS1 (nNOS) inhibitor. Melatonin is an activator of MEL-1A-R and MEL-1B-R.

Solubility
Soluble in ethanol to at least 50mg/ml

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Recommended storage temperature: -20°C. Keep in a dry place. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents.
Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

73-31-4
232.283
DRLFMBDRBRZALE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
896
N-[2-(5-methoxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethyl]acetamide
C13H16N2O2
MFCD00005655
5-methoxy-n-acetyltryptamine, circadin, melatol, melatonex, melatonin, melatonine, melovine, n-2-5-methoxy-1h-indol-3-yl ethyl acetamide, n-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine
CHEBI:16796
CC(=O)NCCC1=CNC2=C1C=C(C=C2)OC

Specifications

White
5g
C13H16N2O2
205542
5-methoxy-n-acetyltryptamine, circadin, melatol, melatonex, melatonin, melatonine, melovine, n-2-5-methoxy-1h-indol-3-yl ethyl acetamide, n-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine
DRLFMBDRBRZALE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
N-[2-(5-methoxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethyl]acetamide
896
232.28
≥99%
116°C to 120°C
73-31-4
MFCD00005655
14,5816
Soluble in ethanol to at least 50mg/ml
CC(=O)NCCC1=CNC2=C1C=C(C=C2)OC
232.283
CHEBI:16796
Powder
Melatonin
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H361
Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.

GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

EINECSNumber : 200-797-7

RTECSNumber : AC5955000

TSCA : No

Recommended Storage : Keep cold

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