Creatine

CAS Registry Number®

57-00-1
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CAS Name

Creatine

Molecular Formula

C4H9N3O2

Molecular Mass

131.13

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Creatine.   CAS Common Chemistry.   CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society, n.d.   http://commonchemistry.cas.org/detail?cas_rn=57-00-1 (retrieved 2024-02-21) (CAS RN: 57-00-1).  Licensed under the Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0).

Compound Properties

  • Melting Point (1)

    303 °C (decomp)

Source(s)

  • (1) PhysProp data were obtained from Syracuse Research Corporation of Syracuse, New York (US)

Other Names and Identifiers

InChI

InChI=1S/C4H9N3O2/c1-7(4(5)6)2-3(8)9/h2H2,1H3,(H3,5,6)(H,8,9)

InChIKey

InChIKey=CVSVTCORWBXHQV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

SMILES

N(CC(O)=O)(C(=N)N)C

Canonical SMILES

O=C(O)CN(C(=N)N)C

Other Names for this Substance

  • Glycine, N-(aminoiminomethyl)-N-methyl-
  • Creatine
  • N-(Aminoiminomethyl)-N-methylglycine
  • N-Methyl-N-guanylglycine
  • Methylguanidoacetic acid

Deleted or Replaced CAS Registry Numbers

2087491-49-2

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