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Product Name:Phenacetin Powder
Other common names:Acetophenetidin
Half Life:1.5-2 Hours
Melt Point:134 °C (273 °F)
Storage Temp:Room Temperature
Phenacetin CAS 62-44-2 exists in white flaky crystalline powder.
Phenacetin is a pain-relieving and fever-reducing drug. Its melting point is 133-136℃, is soluble in water with water solubility of 0.076 g / 100 mL. It is stable and incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids.
Its use has declined because of its adverse effects, which include increased risk of certain cancers and kidney damage. Phenacetin is metabolized into paracetamol, which replaced it in some over-the-counter medications following the ban on phenacetin.
Phenacetin’s analgesic effects are due to its actions on the sensory tracts of the spinal cord. In addition, phenacetin has a depressant action of the heart, where it acts as a negative inotrope. It is an antipyretic, acting on the brain to decrease the temperature set point. It is also used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (subacute type), intercostal neuralgia, and some forms of ataxia.