Overview

hexamine


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A white crystalline compound, C6H12N4, made by the condensation of methanal with ammonia. It has been used as a solid fuel for camping stoves and as an antiseptic for treating urinary infections in medicine. It is used in the production of cyclonite.

Hexamine

Subjects: Chemistry.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.