Capsaicin

CAS Registry Number®

404-86-4
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CAS Name

Capsaicin

Molecular Formula

C18H27NO3

Molecular Mass

305.41

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Compound Properties

  • Boiling Point (1)

    210-220 °C @ Press: 0.01 Torr
  • Melting Point (1)

    65 °C

Source(s)

  • (1) Hazardous Substances Data Bank data were obtained from the National Library of Medicine (US)

Other Names and Identifiers

InChI

InChI=1S/C18H27NO3/c1-14(2)8-6-4-5-7-9-18(21)19-13-15-10-11-16(20)17(12-15)22-3/h6,8,10-12,14,20H,4-5,7,9,13H2,1-3H3,(H,19,21)/b8-6+

InChIKey

InChIKey=YKPUWZUDDOIDPM-SOFGYWHQSA-N

SMILES

C(NC(CCCC/C=C/C(C)C)=O)C1=CC(OC)=C(O)C=C1

Canonical SMILES

O=C(NCC1=CC=C(O)C(OC)=C1)CCCCC=CC(C)C

Other Names for this Substance

  • 6-Nonenamide, N-[(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)methyl]-8-methyl-, (6E)-
  • Capsaicin
  • 6-Nonenamide, 8-methyl-N-vanillyl-, (E)-
  • 6-Nonenamide, N-[(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)methyl]-8-methyl-, (E)-
  • (6E)-N-[(4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)methyl]-8-methyl-6-nonenamide

Deleted or Replaced CAS Registry Numbers

912457-62-6

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