In organic chemistry, an alkane, or paraffin (a historical name that also has other meanings), is an acyclic saturated hydrocarbon.
An isomer (from Greek ἰσομερής, isomerès; isos.
Octane is a hydrocarbon and an alkane with the chemical formula C8H18, and the condensed structural formula CH3(CH2)6CH3.
The structural formula of a chemical compound is a graphic representation of the molecular structure, showing how the atoms are arranged.
Valnoctamide (INN, USAN) has been used in France as a sedative-hypnotic since 1964.
Valpromide (marketed as Depamide by Sanofi-Aventis) is a carboxamide derivative of valproic acid used in the treatment of epilepsy and some affective disorders.
2-Ethylhexanoic acid is the organic compound with the formula CH3(CH2)3CH(C2H5)CO2H.
2-Ethylhexanol (abbreviated 2-EH) is a branched, eight-carbon chiral alcohol.
2-Methylhexane (C7H16, also known as isoheptane, ethylisobutylmethane) is an isomer of heptane.
2-Propylheptanol (2PH) is a colourless waxy or oily solid.
3-Methylheptane is a branched alkane isomeric to octane.
3-Methylhexane is a branched hydrocarbon with two enantiomers.