2-Tetrahydrofuroic Acid

Catalogue number: T293645
Chemical name: 2-Tetrahydrofuroic Acid
Synonyms: Tetrahydro-2-furancarboxylic Acid; Tetrahydro-2-furoic Acid; (R,S)-Tetrahydrofuran-2-carboxylic Acid; (±)-Tetrahydro-2-furoic Acid; (±)-Tetrahydrofuran-2-carboxylic Acid; 1,2,3,4-Tetrahydrofuran-2-carboxylic Acid; NSC 521564; Tetrahydro-2-furancarboxylic Acid
CAS Number: 16874-33-2
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₅H₈O₃
Appearance: Clear Colourless Oil
Melting Point: N/A
Mol. Weight: 116.12
Storage: Refrigerator
Solubility: Chloroform, Methanol
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Heterocycles
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: 2-Tetrahydrofuroic acid is used as a reagent to synthesize Alfuzosin (HCl: A532000), an unselective alpha-1 blocker that is used to treat lower urinary tract symptoms and benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Dangerous Goods Info: Not a dangerous good if item is equal too or less than 1g/ml and there is less than 100g in the package
References: Grasso, M., et al.: Arch. Esp. Urol., 48, 97 (1994); Roehrborn, C., et al.: BJU Int., 92, 257 (2003)
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