Cyclamic acid

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Cyclamic acid
Skeletal formula of cyclamic acid
Ball-and-stick model of cyclamic acid
Names
Other names
cyclohexylsulfamic acid
Identifiers
100-88-9 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:15964 YesY
ChEMBL ChEMBL1206440 N
ChemSpider 7252 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image
KEGG D02442 YesY
PubChem 7533
UNII HN3OFO5036 YesY
Properties
C6H13NO3S
Molar mass 179.24 g·mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

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.

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