Alfa Aesar™ Caffeine, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A10431-22

CAFFEINE, 99%100G

UNSPSC: 12352005

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 58-08-2 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 100g

Product Code. 11364569

Quantity Price
1 £ 12.19 / 100g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 13-12-2016
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Caffeine
CAS 58-08-2
Molecular Formula C8H10N4O2
Formula Weight 194.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005758
UN Number UN1544
Beilstein 17705
Merck Index 14,1636
Synonym 3,7-Dihydro-1,3,7-trimethyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione; 1,3,7-Trimethylxanthine

Specification

Melting Point 234° to 236°C
Quantity 100g
Chemical Name or Material Caffeine
CAS 58-08-2
Assay 99%
Assay Percent Range 99%
Molecular Formula C8H10N4O2
Formula Weight 194.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005758
UN Number UN1544
Beilstein 17705
Merck Index 14,1636
Synonym 3,7-Dihydro-1,3,7-trimethyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione; 1,3,7-Trimethylxanthine
Solubility Information Soluble in pyrrole, THF-H2O mixture, ethyl acetate
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P312-P330-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Rinse mouth.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: ALKALOIDS, SOLID, N.O.S.
RTECS Number EV6475000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Caffeine has inhibitory action against lung and colon tumorigenses and virus induction.Caffeine is used to treat and prevent bronchopulmonary dysplasia in premature infants. It is also used for the treatment of apnea of prematurity and orthostatic hypotension. It is widely used as an additive in food, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and beverages. It confers a protective effect against some diseases including Parkinson′s disease and certain types of cancer.

Solubility
Soluble in pyrrole, tetrahydrofuran+ water mixture and ethyl acetate. Slightly soluble in water and ethanol.

Notes
Store in cool place. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS H Statement
H302
Harmful if swallowed.

GHS P Statement
P264-P270-P301+P312-P330-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.
Rinse mouth.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.