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  • tranexamic acid  1197-18-8
Name:tranexamic acid 1197-18-8
CAS No:1197-18-8



Tranexamic acid (TXA) is a medication used to treat or prevent excessive blood loss from trauma, surgery, and in various medical conditions including hemophilia and heavy menstrual bleeding. It comes in oral and intravenous forms.
Side effects are uncommon and include gastrointestinal effects, dizziness, fatigue, headache, and hypersensitivity reactions. The medication needs to be used cautiously in people with kidney disease and who are at a high risk for blood clots. Tranexamic is safe to use in pregnant women. However, caution should be used in lactating women. It is an antifibrinolytic.
It was discovered in 1962 by Utako Okamoto and has been on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, the most important medications needed in a basic health system.

Basic Info

Chemical Name tranexamic acid

Amstat;Tranexamic acid;Cyclohexanecarboxylic acid, 4-(aminomethyl)-, trans-;trans-4-(Aminomethyl)cyclohexanecarboxylic acid;AMCA,AMCHA,HAKU;

CAS No. 1197-18-8
Molecular Formula C8H15NO2
Molecular Weight 157.21000
PSA 63.32000
LogP 1.53640


Appearance & Physical State white crystalline powder
Density 1.096g/cm3
Boiling Point 300.201ºC at 760 mmHg
Melting Point 300ºC
Flash Point 135.357ºC
Refractive Index 1.497
Stability Stable at room temperature in closed containers under normal storage and handling conditions.
Storage Condition Refrigerator
Vapor Pressure 0mmHg at 25°C

Safety Info

Hazard Class 3
Safety Statements S26; S36; S37/39
HS Code 2922499990
WGK Germany 2
Packing Group II
RIDADR UN 1993 3/PG 2
Risk Statements R36/37/38
Hazard Codes Xi