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Product Name :Sarcosine hydrochloride
Synonyms : 
  • Glycine, N-methyl-, hydrochloride (1:1)
  • Sarcosine, hydrochloride
  • Glycine, N-methyl-, hydrochloride
  • N-Methylglycine hydrochloride
  • 2-(Methylamino)acetic acid hydrochloride
Smiles : C(C(O)=O)NC.Cl
CAS Number :
Molecular Formula :C3H7NO2.ClHMolecular Weight :125.55


» General Information:
Purity / Analysis Method>98.0%(T)
Molecular Formula / Molecular WeightC3H7NO2.ClH = 125.55
Physical State (20 deg.C)Solid
Store Under Inert GasStore under inert gas
Condition to AvoidHygroscopic
CAS RN637-96-7
Reaxys Registry Number
PubChem Substance ID69483
SDBS (AIST Spectral DB)
Merck Index (14)14,8373
MDL NumberMFCD00012609
» Specifications:
AppearanceYellow Solid
Purity(Nonaqueous Titration)min. 98.0 %
Solubility in Wateralmost transparency
» Properties:
Melting Point173 °C – 175 °C (Dec)
Solubility in waterSoluble
Solubility (slightly sol. in)Alcohol



Sarcosine Hydrochloride : An amino acid intermediate in the metabolism of choline.

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(2) Bhattacharyya, S. C.; Journal of Crystal and Molecular Structure, (1979), 8(3), 105-13.

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