Technical Data
- ethyl-6-benzofuran Ethanamine ydrochloride (6-APB Hydrochloride)
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: RT
6-APB or Benfamine is a chemical of the phenethylamine and amphetamine classes. 6-APB is similar to MDA in that the 3,4-methylenedioxyphenyl ring system has been replaced with a benzofuran ring. 6-APB is also the unsaturated benzofuran derivative of 6-APDB. 6-APB is an intermediate for the preparation of aminoalkylbenzofurans as 5-HT2C agonists used as antiobesity and antidepressant

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Melting Point:
168-170C (dec.)

DMSO, Methanol

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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.
Ishii, H., et al.: Chem. Pharm. Bull., 40, 1993 (1992),

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.