Quinine Monohydrochloride dihydrate 99.0-101.0% Ph Eur,BP


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Quinine is a white crystalline alkaloid having antipyretic (fever-reducing), antimalarial, analgesic (painkilling), and anti-inflammatory properties and a bitter taste.

Minimum Assay: 99.0-101.0% Dried Basis
Molecular Formula: C20H24N2O2.HCl•2H2
Molecular Weight: 396.90
Sensitivity: Light Sensitive
Identification: Passes A,B,C,D. All positive
pH: 6.0 – 6.8
Solubility: Slightly soluble in water, sparingly in ethanol.
Sulphate (SO4): Passes
Barium (Ba): Passes
Heavy Metals (as Pb): <10ppm
Related Substances: Any Eluted before Quinone: <5%
Any other: <2.5%
Loss on Drying: 6.0-10.0%
Specific Optical Rotation: 245deg
Dihydroquinine: <10.0%

Haz Classification: Acute toxicity, Oral (Category 4), Respiratory sensitisation (Category 1),Skin sensitisation (Category 1),

Hazard Phrases: Harmful if swallowed. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.

Prec Phrases: Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.


Cas No: 6119-47-7
Einecs No: 205-001-1

HS CODE: 2939200000


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