LYSERGIC ACID DIETHYLAMIDE - (50-37-3)

Introduction

Name: lysergic acid diethylamide; (6aR,9R)-N,N-diethyl-7-methyl-4,6,6a,7,8,9-hexahydroindolo-[4,3-fg] quinoline-9-carboxamide*; LSD
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 50-37-3
Chemical Formula: C20H25N3O
Molar Mass: 323.432 g
Mass Percent: C 74.270 %; H 7.7909 %; N 12.991 %; O 4.9467 % 

Classification

• organic

Uses/Function

• "Hallucinogenic" 1

Bonding

For More Information

Wikipedia
Magazines:
Stix, Gary. Return of a Problem Child. Scientific American, October 2009, p 18, 20.
Stix, Gary. Origins Roundup: LSD. Scientific American, September 2009, p 79.

Sources

(1) - Suchocki, John. Conceptual Chemistry: Understanding Our World of Atoms and Molecules; Addison Wesley: San Francisco, California, 2001; p 438.