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H9523

Sigma-Aldrich

Serotonin hydrochloride

powder

Synonym(s):
3-(2-Aminoethyl)-5-hydroxyindole hydrochloride, 5-HT, 5-Hydroxytryptamine hydrochloride
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C10H12N2O · HCl
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
212.68
Beilstein:
3570963
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.77

assay

≥98%

Quality Level

form

powder

color

white to off-white

mp

149-154 °C (lit.)

solubility

H2O: 17 mg/mL
0.1 M HCl: 22 mg/mL
ethanol: 5.3 mg/mL

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

Cl[H].NCCc1c[nH]c2ccc(O)cc12

InChI

1S/C10H12N2O.ClH/c11-4-3-7-6-12-10-2-1-8(13)5-9(7)10;/h1-2,5-6,12-13H,3-4,11H2;1H

InChI key

MDIGAZPGKJFIAH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Gene Information

human ... HTR3A(3359)

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Packaging

25 mg in poly bottle
100, 250 mg in glass bottle
1 g in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Neurotransmitter.

Features and Benefits

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

Preparation Note

Solutions should be freshly prepared.

Pictograms

Exclamation mark

Signal Word

Warning

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Dermal - Acute Tox. 4 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Irrit. 2 - Skin Irrit. 2 - STOT SE 3

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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