|Synonyms||n-Pentyl nitrate; n-Amyl nitrite; Nitramyl|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||g·mol−1 117.148|
|3D model (JSmol)|
|Boiling point||104 °C (219 °F) |
Pentyl nitrite (amyl nitrite) is a chemical compound with the molecular formula, classified as an alkyl nitrite, used as an antihypertensive medicine. It is also used to treat cyanide poisoning.
It is one of the chemicals used recreationally as poppers.