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|Preferred IUPAC name
4-Acetylanisole; para-Acetanisole; 4-Methoxyacetophenone; Linarodin; Novatone; Vananote; Castoreum anisole; 4-Methoxyphenyl methyl ketone
3D model (JSmol)
|Molar mass||150.18 g·mol−1|
|Appearance||White to pale yellow crystals|
|Melting point||38.5 °C (101.3 °F; 311.6 K)|
|Boiling point||258 °C (496 °F; 531 K)|
|Flash point||138 °C (280 °F)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
|what is ?)(|
- In the pharmaceutical sector, acetanisole is used in the synthesis of Benfurodil hemisuccinate.
- It can also be used to synthesize basic stimulant compounds such as methyl-synephrine and methyl-hordenine, which were detected in the energy supplement Meltdown®.
- In the case of m-acetanisole, this regioisomer was used to synthesize oxyfedrine.
- Sulfarlem (Anethole trithione) for treating Parkinson's disease.
At room temperature 4-Methoxyacetophenone is solid, and has a white crystal like structure. Once melted, the white crystals turn into a clear liquid.
- Para-Acetanisole, The Good Scents Company
- Acetanisole in the ChemIDplus database
- Acetanisole at Sigma-Aldrich
- Tobacco Documents | Profiles | Additives | Acetanisole Archived 2008-04-11 at the Wayback Machine.
- 21 C.F.R. 172.515
- Hoffman, Jay R; Kang, Jie; Ratamess, Nicholas A; Rashti, Stefanie L; Tranchina, Christopher P; Faigenbaum, Avery D (2009). "Thermogenic effect of an acute ingestion of a weight loss supplement". Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 6 (1): 1. doi:10.1186/1550-2783-6-1. ISSN 1550-2783.
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