Product name: 4-piperidone hydrochloride

CAS 40064-34-4

EINECS: 254-779-9

Chemical formula: C5H12ClNO2

Molecular weight: 153.61

Melting point: 97-99°C

Boiling point: 175.1°C at 760 mmHg

Flash point: 84.6°C

Water solubility: Soluble in water.

Vapor pressure: 1.17mmHg at 25°C

Storage conditions: 2-8°C

Appearance: Crystalline powder

Color: Off-white to yellow-beige


4-Piperidone monohydrate hydrochloride is a white crystalline solid that is easily soluble in water and ethanol. It has a strong pungent smell and is a ketone compound.


It is also used to control convulsions in the central nervous system and as an anticonvulsant. It also acts as an analgesic, cough suppressant, anxiolytic, and relaxant.