Mianserin Hydrochloride (CAS 21535-47-7) Description

Posted: August 27, 2016 in Medicine raw material

Synonym:                         Athymil; Bolvidon

CAS Number:                      21535-47-7

Molecular Weight:                300.83

Molecular Formula:               C18H20N2•HCl

Solubility:                      Soluble in water (3.4 mg/ml), ethanol (5.6 mg/ml), methanol, and DMSO (60 mg/ml) at 25 °C.

Melting Point:                   >230° C (dec.)

Boiling Point:                   411.3° C at 760 mmHg (Predicted)

Application:                     A non-selective 5-HT2 receptor antagonist with moderate affinity for 5-HT6

Storage:                         Store at 4° C


Mianserin hydrochloride is a tetracyclic compound with antidepressant effects. It may cause drowsiness and hematological problems. Its mechanism of therapeutic action is not well understood, although it apparently blocks alpha-adrenergic, histamine H1, and some types of serotonin receptors.


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