Essay on Aspirin

Organic Synthesis of Aspirin Chemistry Formal Lab

Experiment Four: Organic Synthesis of Aspirin Abstract The purpose of this experiment is to synthesize a common organic product called ecstatically acid (aspirin), and to become familiar with the optimum conditions needed for successful yields. Aspirin is produced from an acid catcalled reaction between salicylic acid with acetic anhydride. The crystalline aspirin Is synthesized and […]

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This is a lab report on the “Synthesis of Organic Aspirin”

The Synthesis of Organic Aspirin ABSTRACT: The purpose of this experiment was to find out how a reaction undergoes for a globally known painkiller called aspirin, and to become familiar with achieving successful yields. Aspirin Is synthesized from salicylic acid and acetic anhydride. Those two chemicals are mixed together along with sulfuric acid to form […]

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Fantastic Voyage.

HS140 Week 6 Assignment Name: Chantea Braddock Please answer the case study questions, showing your work where applicable. Each question is worth 5 points. Case 1 A patient is prescribed a pain medication with the directions: i tab PO q 12h The patient takes the first does upon waking at 8:30 am. 1. When should […]

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Synthesis of Aspirin

The Synthesis of Aspirin Chemistry Standard Level Lab Report Data Collection and Processing and Conclusion and Evaluation Date: December 8th, 2011 Purpose: The purpose of this lab was to synthesize aspirin, determine the theoretical yield, compare the percent yield to the theoretical yield and test the purity of aspirin by adding Iron (III) chloride to […]

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Migraine Headaches

The word migraine is a Greek word which means “half of head”. It is thought that people who suffer from Migraines usually experience pain on one side of their head. There are several signs or symptoms that are usually associated with migraines. Here are some examples. * Tiredness * Sensitivity to light * Nausea or […]

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Purity of Aspirin Report

Written report discussing the purity of my aspirin sample I produced. When I carried out the experiment to produce an aspirin sample I had to take a few results I had gained from carrying out the experiment later used these to work out the experimental error and percentage % yield. The results I used where […]

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Aspirin Synthesis

A. Abstract Aspirin is the common name for the compound acetylsalicylic acid, widely used as a fever reducer and as a pain killer. The first part of the experiment aims to synthesize aspirin from the reaction of salicylic acid with acetic anhydride with the aid of phosphoric acid as a catalyst. The second part of […]

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