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Creation date2010-04-08 22:10:41 UTC
Update date2015-07-20 22:58:34 UTC
Primary IDFDB013385
Secondary Accession NumbersNot Available
Chemical Information
FooDB NameAmmonium chloride ((NH4)Cl)
DescriptionAmmonium chloride, also known as [NH4]CL or conclyte-a, belongs to the class of inorganic compounds known as other non-metal halides. These are inorganic compounds containing 'other non-metals' and halogen. Ammonium chloride is an extremely strong acidic compound (based on its pKa). Ammonium chloride is an odorless tasting compound.
CAS Number12125-02-9
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
SynonymSource
[NH4]CLChEBI
AmmoniumchloridChEBI
Azanium chlorideChEBI
NH4CLChEBI
Conclyte-aKegg
Ammoniac, salMeSH
Sal ammoniacMeSH
Chloride, ammoniumMeSH
(NH4)Clbiospider
[NH4]Clbiospider
Amchlordb_source
Ammon chlorbiospider
Ammonchlorbiospider
Ammonericbiospider
AmmonII chloridumbiospider
Ammonium chloratumbiospider
Ammonium chloridebiospider
Ammonium chloride ((NH4)Cl)biospider
Ammonium chloride (jan/usp)biospider
Ammonium chloride (NH4)(HCl2))biospider
Ammonium chloride [usan]biospider
Ammonium chloride fumebiospider
Ammonium muriatedb_source
Ammonium uriatebiospider
Ammoniumkloridbiospider
Chlorammonicbiospider
Chloramonbiospider
Chlorid amonnybiospider
Cloruro de amoniobiospider
Conclyte-a (TN)biospider
Darammondb_source
Elektrolytbiospider
Gen-diur (spain)biospider
Katapone VV-328biospider
Muriate of ammoniabiospider
NH4Clbiospider
PV tussin syrupbiospider
pyrrolidine, 2,5-dimethyl-, (2R,5S)-biospider
Quaternary ammonium chloridebiospider
Sal ammoniabiospider
Salammonitebiospider
Salmiacdb_source
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility124 g/LALOGPS
logP-0.21ALOGPS
logP0.61ChemAxon
logS0.37ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)-7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity5.62 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability2.39 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
BioavailabilityYesChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Chemical FormulaClH4N
IUPAC nameammonium chloride
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/ClH.H3N/h1H;1H3
InChI KeyNLXLAEXVIDQMFP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILES[NH4+].[Cl-]
Average Molecular Weight53.49
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight53.0032268
Classification
Description belongs to the class of inorganic compounds known as other non-metal halides. These are inorganic compounds containing 'other non-metals' and halogen.
KingdomInorganic compounds
Super ClassHomogeneous non-metal compounds
ClassOther non-metal halides
Sub ClassNot Available
Direct ParentOther non-metal halides
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Other non-metal halide
  • Inorganic chloride salt
  • Inorganic salt
Molecular FrameworkNot Available
External Descriptors
Ontology
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Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Physical stateNot Available
Physical DescriptionNot Available
Mass CompositionCl 66.28%; H 7.54%; N 26.19%DFC
Melting Point338 oC
Boiling PointNot Available
Experimental Water Solubility372 mg/mL at 20 oCDEAN,JA (1985)
Experimental logPNot Available
Experimental pKaNot Available
Isoelectric pointNot Available
ChargeNot Available
Optical RotationNot Available
Spectroscopic UV DataNot Available
DensityNot Available
Refractive IndexNot Available
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0udi-9000000000-8d25b46861c83665a52bJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-0udi-9000000000-8d25b46861c83665a52bJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-0udi-9000000000-8d25b46861c83665a52bJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-0udi-9000000000-16f3c470e6167c254feaJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0udi-9000000000-16f3c470e6167c254feaJSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-0udi-9000000000-16f3c470e6167c254feaJSpectraViewer
ChemSpider IDNot Available
ChEMBL IDNot Available
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
Pubchem Compound ID25517
Pubchem Substance IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer IDNot Available
DrugBank IDNot Available
HMDB IDHMDB34824
CRC / DFC (Dictionary of Food Compounds) IDHTX57-G:HTX57-G
EAFUS ID175
Dr. Duke IDNot Available
BIGG IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
HET IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
Flavornet IDNot Available
GoodScent IDrw1097711
SuperScent IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDNot Available
Phenol-Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
Duplicate IDSNot Available
Old DFC IDSNot Available
Associated Foods
FoodContent Range AverageReference
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Biological Effects and Interactions
Health Effects / BioactivitiesNot Available
EnzymesNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
MetabolismNot Available
BiosynthesisNot Available
Organoleptic Properties
Flavours
FlavorCitations
odorless
  1. The Good Scents Company (2009). Flavor and fragrance information catalog. <http://www.thegoodscentscompany.com/allprod.html> Accessed 15.10.23.
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MSDSNot Available
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Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
General ReferenceNot Available
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