Chemical Component Summary

Nametrichloromethane
SynonymsChloroform CHCl3
Identifierstrichloromethane
FormulaC H Cl3
Molecular Weight119.38
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESC(Cl)(Cl)Cl
InChIInChI=1S/CHCl3/c2-1(3)4/h1H
InChIKeyHEDRZPFGACZZDS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count5
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count4
Aromatic Bond Count0

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB11387 
NameChloroform
Groups
  • approved
  • vet_approved
DescriptionChloroform is an organic small molecule, member of the family of the chloromethanes that presents a formula of CHCl3. It is a colorless, sweet-smelling, dense liquid that is produced on a large scale as a precursor to PTFE and refrigerants, but the latter application is declining.
Synonyms
  • 1,1,1-trichloromethane
  • Chloroform
  • Chloroforme
  • chloroformium pro narcosi
  • Trichlormethan
Categories
  • Anesthetics
  • Anesthetics, General
  • Compounds used in a research, industrial, or household setting
  • Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated
  • Hydrocarbons, Halogenated
ATC-CodeN01AB02
CAS number67-66-3

Related Resource References

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CCDC/CSDACIYES
PubChem6212
ChEBICHEBI:35255
ChEMBLCHEMBL44618