Xanthydrol

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Xanthydrol
Skeletal formula
Ball-and-stick model
Names
IUPAC name
9H-xanthen-9-ol
Other names
Xanthanol, 9-Hydroxyxanthene, 9-Xanthydrol, Xanthen-9-ol, 9-Xanthenol, Xanthydrol solution
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
10395
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.001.815
EC Number 201-996-1
Properties
C13H10O2
Molar mass 198.22 g·mol−1
Melting point 124 to 126 °C (255 to 259 °F; 397 to 399 K)[1]
Hazards
R-phrases (outdated) R42 R43
S-phrases (outdated) S22 S36 S37 S45
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Xanthydrol is an organic chemical compound. Its formula is C13H10O2. Its total molecular weight is 198.221 g/mol. Xanthydrol is used to test the levels of urea in the bloodstream.[2]

Synthesis[edit]

Xanthydrol can be produced by the reduction of xanthone.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Goldberg; Wragg (1957). "972. Spasmolytics derived from xanthen". Journal of the Chemical Society: 4823–4829. doi:10.1039/JR9570004823. 
  2. ^ Bowden, R. S. T. (1962). "The Estimation of Blood Urea by the Xanthydrol Reaction". Journal of Small Animal Practice. 3 (4): 217. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.1962.tb04191.x.