Cis-retinoic acid - CAS # 4759-48-2


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Chemical Name:  Cis-retinoic acid

Chemical Formula:  C20H28O2

CAS Number:  4759-48-2

Synonyms:  3,7-dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-2,4,6,8-nonatetraenoic acid,

Use:  antitumour agent, drug used in treatment of cystic acne

Appearance:  yellow to orange crystalline powder

Melting Point:  189 - 190 C

Water Solubility:  negligible

Stability:  Stable, but probably air and light sensitive. Combustible. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

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Related Analytes (Cis-retinoic acid):
4-chlorobenzenesulfinic acid    p-anisic acid    Terephthalic acid    Pentadecanoic acid    Hydrobromic acid    Boric acid    2-formylbenzenesulfonic acid sodium salt    4-Aminoazobenzene-3,4'-disulfonic acid    Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid tetrasodium salt hydrate    Phenylacetic acid   


The chemical "Isotretinoin " is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 4759-48-2   


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