ANTHRANILIC ACID - (118-92-3)

Introduction

Name: anthranilic acid; 2-aminobenzoic acid*; vitamin L
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 118-92-3
Chemical Formula: C7H7NO2 or C6H4NH2COOH
Molar Mass: 137.13598 g
State of Matter: white to yellow solid
Mass Percent: C 61.307 %; H 5.1449 %; N 10.213 %; O 23.333 % 
Isomers:  4-aminobenzoic acid  •  phenylnitromethane  •  o-nitrotoluene  •  3-aminobenzoic acid  •  3-nitrotoluene  •  4-nitrotoluene

Classification

• organic • aromatic

Uses/Function

• "The cadmium salt has been used as an ascarcide in swine." 1

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For More Information

Sources

(1) - The Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, and Biologicals, 13th ed.; Budavari, S.; O'Neil, M.J.; Smith, A.; Heckelman, P. E.; Kinneary, J. F., Eds.; Merck & Co.: Whitehouse Station, NJ, 2001; entry 421.