|Systematic (IUPAC) name|
730-68-7 (no salt)
|Mol. mass||288.429 g/mol|
Methitural (INN; Neraval, Thiogenal), or methitural sodium, also known as methioturiate, is a barbiturate derivative which was marketed in the 1950s in Europe (in Germany and Italy) as an ultra-short-acting intravenous anesthetic.
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