Phenolphthalein - CAS # 77-09-8


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CAS 77-09-8 -

Chemical Name:  Phenolphthalein

Chemical Formula:  C20H14O4

CAS Number:  77-09-8

Synonyms:  1(3H)-Isobenzofuranone, 3,3-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)-;Euchessina;Koprol;Laxogen;Lilo;Phthalimetten;Purga;Purgophen;Spulmako-lax;Trilax;3,3-Bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)phthalide;Phenolphthalein,white;Phenolphthalein,yellow;Phenophthalein;3,3-Bis(p-hydroxyphenyl)phthalide;Phenolphthalein ph.eur;component of Agoral;component of Correctol;component of Feen-A-Mint Pills;Chocolax;Espotabs;Feen-A-Mint Gum;NCI-C55798;Phenolax;Phthalide 3,3,-bis(p-hydroxyphenyl)-;Ago

Use:  Indicator, veterinary cathartic, laxative

Appearance:  odourless white to cream powder

Melting Point:  260 C

Vapor Density:  11 (air = 1)

Water Solubility:  negligible

Stability:  Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, alkalies.

Molecular Weight:  318.3228

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Related Analytes (Phenolphthalein):
Phenolphthalein diphosphate tetrasodium   


The chemical "Phenolphthalein" is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 77-09-8   


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