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CSA Names: Meperidine
CSA Location: Schedule II Section (c) Subsection (18) DEA code 9230
CSA History: Scheduled in Public Law 91-513, the original CSA of 1970
Names: Ethyl 1-methyl-4-phenylpiperidine-4-carboxylate (IUPAC)
Molecular formula: C15H21NO2
Nominal mass: 247
Average mass: 247.3327
Monoisotopic mass: 247.157229
CAS registry number: 57-42-1
ChemSpider: 3918
PubChem: 4058
Wikipedia: Pethidine
Erowid: Meperidine
Standard InChI: InChI=1S/C15H21NO2/c1-3-18-14(17)15(9-11-16(2)12-10-15)13-7-5-4-6-8-13/h4-8H,3,9-12H2,1-2H3
SMILES: CCOC(=O)C1(CCN(CC1)C)c1ccccc1
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Meperidine.pdf EI MS UV FTIR Used with permission of CND Analytical. From "Analytical Profiles of the Narcotic Analgesics"
Meperidine.bmp GC IRD Used with Permission of Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, Forensic Science Center, Controlled Substances Laboratory.
meperidine HCl-raman.pdf RAMAN GBI DOFS
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Cerilliant NMID443
Cerilliant M-035
Grace Davison (Alltech) 01717
LGC LGCAMP0315.11-01
Lipomed MEP-699-HC§ion=mediadir&cmd=detail
Spectrum M1191
Toronto Research Chemicals M223900
U.S. Pharmacopeia 1383001
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Simultaneous determination of pethidine (meperidine), phenoperidine, and norpethidine (normeperidine), their common metabolite, by gas chromatography with selective nitrogen detection For. Sci. Int. 1989-12-01 Vol 43 P. Kintz, B. Godelar, P. Mangin, A.A. Lugnier, A.J. Chaumont
Rapid Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Drugs of Forensic Interest J. Chrom. Sci. 1999-06-01 Vol 37 (6) Tricia A. Williams, Michelle Riddle, Stephen L. Morgan, and William E. Brewer
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