Glycyrrhizin

  • 30-Noroleanane, a-D-glucopyranosiduronic acid deriv.
  • a-D-Glucopyranosiduronic acid, (3b,20b)-20-carboxy-11-oxo-30-norolean-12-en-3-yl 2-O-b-D-glucopyranuronosyl-
  • Glycyrrhetinic acid glycoside
  • Glycyron
Formula
C42H62O16
Description
Crystals from glacial acetic acid. Obtained from licorice.
Uses
Antiviral, hepatoprotective.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1405-86-3
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
215-785-7
RTECS
MD2025000
RTECS class
Drug; Mutagen; Human Data
Merck
12,4515
Beilstein/Gmelin
77922
Beilstein Reference
4-18-00-05156
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C42H62O16
Formula mass
822.94
Boiling point, °C
972
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
2.75 (pKa)
Heat of vaporization
160.4 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
288

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

First aid
 

Transport.