Technical Data
016096
Methacetin
1g
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: RT
Methacetin is evaluated in a breath test to predict early liver disfunction due to valproic acid and other cause. Methacetin breath test (MBT) is a rapid, non-invasive assessment of liver function in acute severe liver disease and a potential key tool in future dignosis.

Form:
White Solid

Melting Point:
126-128C


Solubility:
Chloroform, Methanol

CAS Number:
51-66-1

Molecular Formula:
C9H11NO2

Molecular Weight:
165.19
Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological. Toxicity and Hazards:All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
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Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.