Benzodioxan

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1,4-Benzodioxan
1,4-benzodioxan.svg
Names
IUPAC name
2,3-Dihydro-1,4-benzodioxine
Other names
Dihydrobenzodioxin; 1,4-Benzodioxane; Benzo-1,4-dioxane; Ethylene o-phenylene dioxide; Pyrocatechol ethylene ether
Identifiers
493-09-4
ChemSpider 9879
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PubChem 10301
Properties
C8H8O2
Molar mass 136.15 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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The benzodioxans are a group of isomeric chemical compounds with the molecular formula C8H8O2. There are three isomers of benzodioxan, as the second atom of oxygen of the dioxane can be in a second, third or fourth position : 1,2-dioxane, 1,3-dioxane and 1,4-dioxane, which respectively give 1,2-benzodioxan, 1,3-benzodioxan and 1,4-benzodioxan.

Derivatives[edit]

Some derivatives of 1,4-benzodioxan are used as pharmaceuticals including:

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