CAS number 561-20-6
PubChem 6841
ChemSpider 61696
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Molecular formula C21H21N3O7
Molar mass 427.41 g/mol
Appearance Yellow crystals
Density 1.62 g/cm3
Flash point 374.6 °C
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Cacotheline is an organic compound with the chemical formula C21H21N3O7. It is a nitro derivative of brucine obtained by reaction of brucine with nitric acid.[1] It is used as an indicator in the titrimetric analysis of tin ions (Sn2+).


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