Petrichloral

Petrichloral

Petrichloral
Systematic (IUPAC) name
2,2,2-trichloro-1-[3-(2,2,2-trichloro-1-hydroxyethoxy)-2,2-bis[(2,2,2-trichloro-1-hydroxyethoxy)methyl]propoxy]ethanol
Clinical data
Legal status
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Identifiers
CAS number  YesY
ATC code None
PubChem
ChemSpider  N
UNII  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C13H16Cl12O8 
Mol. mass 725.697 g/mol
 N   

Petrichloral (Pentaerythritol chloral) is a sedative and hypnotic drug related to chloral hydrate. It is a Schedule IV drug in the USA.

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