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Primary IDFDB012871
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Chemical Information
FooDB NameHeptyl 4-hydroxybenzoate
DescriptionHeptyl 4-hydroxybenzoate, also known as heptylparaben, belongs to the class of organic compounds known as p-hydroxybenzoic acid alkyl esters. These are aromatic compounds containing a benzoic acid, which is esterified with an alkyl group and para-substituted with a hydroxyl group. Based on a literature review very few articles have been published on Heptyl 4-hydroxybenzoate.
CAS Number1085-12-7
Structure
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Synonyms
SynonymSource
HeptylparabenKegg
Heptyl 4-hydroxybenzoic acidGenerator
Benzoic acid, 4-hydroxy-, heptyl esterHMDB
Benzoic acid, 4-hydroxy-, N-heptyl esterHMDB
Benzoic acid, P-hydroxy-, heptyl esterHMDB
Heptyl P-hydroxy benzoateHMDB
Heptyl P-hydroxybenzoateHMDB
Heptyl parabenHMDB
N-Heptyl 4-hydroxybenzoateHMDB
N-Heptyl P-hydroxybenzoateHMDB
NipaheptylHMDB
P-Hydroxybenzoic acid heptyl esterHMDB
staypro WS 7HMDB
Heptyl p-hydroxybenzoic acidGenerator
Benzoic acid, 4-hydroxy-, n-heptyl esterbiospider
Benzoic acid, p-hydroxy-, heptyl esterbiospider
Heptyl 4-hydroxybenzoatedb_source
Heptyl p-hydroxy benzoatebiospider
Heptyl p-hydroxybenzoatebiospider
n-Heptyl 4-hydroxybenzoatebiospider
N-heptyl p-hydroxybenzoatebiospider
P-hydroxybenzoic acid heptyl esterbiospider
Staypro WS 7biospider
Predicted PropertiesNot Available
Chemical FormulaC14H20O3
IUPAC name
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C14H20O3/c1-2-3-4-5-6-11-17-14(16)12-7-9-13(15)10-8-12/h7-10,15H,2-6,11H2,1H3
InChI KeyZTJORNVITHUQJA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESCCCCCCCOC(=O)C1=CC=C(O)C=C1
Average Molecular Weight236.3068
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight236.141244506
Classification
Description Belongs to the class of organic compounds known as p-hydroxybenzoic acid alkyl esters. These are aromatic compounds containing a benzoic acid, which is esterified with an alkyl group and para-substituted with a hydroxyl group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassBenzenoids
ClassBenzene and substituted derivatives
Sub ClassBenzoic acids and derivatives
Direct Parentp-Hydroxybenzoic acid alkyl esters
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • P-hydroxybenzoic acid alkyl ester
  • Benzoyl
  • 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoid
  • Phenol
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Aromatic homomonocyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic homomonocyclic compounds
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Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateNot Available
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionC 71.16%; H 8.53%; O 20.31%DFC
Melting PointMp 49-51°DFC
Boiling PointNot Available
Experimental Water Solubility0.02 mg/mL at 30 oCBEILSTEIN
Experimental logP4.83HANSCH,C ET AL. (1995)
Experimental pKaNot Available
Isoelectric pointNot Available
ChargeNot Available
Optical RotationNot Available
Spectroscopic UV DataNot Available
DensityNot Available
Refractive IndexNot Available
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EI-MS/GC-MSNot Available
MS/MSNot Available
NMRNot Available
ChemSpider ID13515
ChEMBL IDCHEMBL3186719
KEGG Compound IDC14718
Pubchem Compound ID14138
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI ID17879
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDHMDB34462
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDFBS67-S:HMO69-V
EAFUS ID1607
Dr. Duke IDNot Available
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
HET IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
Flavornet IDNot Available
GoodScent IDNot Available
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
Duplicate IDSNot Available
Old DFC IDSNot Available
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Health Effects / BioactivitiesNot Available
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
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