|Molecular Weight||289.35 g/mol|
|Synonyms||Olmifon, CRL 40028, 63547-13-7, 2-(Benzhydrylsulfinyl)acetohydroxamic acid, 2-[(Diphenylmethyl)sulfinyl]-N-hydroxyacetamide, 2-[(Diphenylmethyl)sulfinyl]acetohydroxamic acid|
|Application||Adrafinil is an eugeroic agent with wakefulness promoting effects in vivo.|
|Appearance||Pale Pink, Light Pink or Pink Powder|
|Solubility||Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in methanol and DMSO (>35 mg/ml).|
|Storage||Store at room temperature or cooler, in a sealed airtight container, protected from heat, light and humidity.|
|Stability||Stable for at least two years when stored as above.|
Adrafinil is sometimes considered as functional in athletes for use as a stimulant. As a result, it is a banned substance in competitive sports – banned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for its stimulant-like effects.
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