Cyclamic acid

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Cyclamic acid
Skeletal formula of cyclamic acid
Ball-and-stick model of cyclamic acid
CAS number 100-88-9 YesY
PubChem 7533
ChemSpider 7252 YesY
KEGG D02442 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:15964 YesY
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Molecular formula C6H13NO3S
Molar mass 179.24 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Cyclamic acid is a compound with formula C6H11NHSO2OH.

It is included in E number "E952".

Cyclamic Acid is mainly used as catalyst in the production of paints and plastics, and furthermore as reagent for laboratories.

The sodium and calcium salts of cyclamic acid are used as artificial sweeteners under the name cyclamate.