6-methyl-2-thiouracil - CAS # 56-04-2


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CAS 56-04-2 -

Chemical Name:  6-methyl-2-thiouracil

Chemical Formula:  C5H6N2OS

CAS Number:  56-04-2

Synonyms:  Methylthiouracil;4(1H)-Pyrimidinone, 2,3-dihydro-6-methyl-2-thioxo-;Uracil, 6-methyl-2-thio-;Alkiron;antiBason;Basecil;Metacil;Methacil;Methiacil;Methicil;Methiocil;Muracil;Mtu;Orcanon;Prostrumyl;Strumacil;Thimecil;Thiothymin;Thyreonorm;Thyreostat;Thyreostat i;Tiomeracil;Tiorale m;2-Thio-6-methyluracil;4-Methyl-2-thiouracil;6-Methyl-2-mercaptouracil;6-Thio-4-methyluracil;4-Hydroxy-2-mercapto-6-methylpyrimidine;4-(6)-Methyl-2-thiouracil;4-Hydroxy-

Appearance:  white powder

Melting Point:  ca. 300 C (decompose

Water Solubility:  negligible

Stability:  Stability Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, iodine, metals.

Molecular Weight:  142.180

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The chemical "Methylthiouracil" is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 56-04-2   


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