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Compound Summary for: CID 6518

Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate

Also known as: PETN; Nitropentaerythrite; Nitropentaerythritol; Pentanitrol; Angicap; Baritrate; Nitropenta; Pentaerithrityl tetranitrate
Molecular Formula: C5H8N4O12   Molecular Weight: 316.13662   InChIKey: TZRXHJWUDPFEEY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A vasodilator with general properties similar to NITROGLYCERIN but with a more prolonged duration of action. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1025)   From: MeSH
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