Agent Name

Lysine monohydrochloride

CAS Number

657-27-2

Formula

C6-H14-N2-O2.Cl-H

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Darvyl; Enisyl; L-Gen; L-Lysine hydrochloride; L-Lysine monohydrochloride; Lyamine; Lysine hydrochloride; Lysion; L-Lysine, hydrochloride (1:1); L-Lysine, monohydrochloride; Lysine, monohydrochloride, L-; [ChemIDplus] (S)-2,6-Diaminohexanoic acid monohydrochloride; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Amino Acids and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

An essential amino acid; Added to cereals and feeds; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Lysine."

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