Guvacine

  • 1,2,5,6-Tetrahydronicotinic acid
  • 1,2,5,6-Tetrahydro-3-pyridinecarboxylic acid
Formula
C6H9NO2
Structure
Description
White powder.
Uses
GABA uptake inhibitor.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
498-96-4
36/37/38
Merck
12,4612
Beilstein/Gmelin
111256
Beilstein Reference
5-22-01-00322

Properties.
Formula
C6H9NO2
Formula mass
163.60
Melting point, °C
293 - 295
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.001 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Very soluble
pKa/pKb
3.65 (pKa)
Heat of vaporization
57.2 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a dry location at room temperature.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
124

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 

Transport.