Skip to Content

ferric chloride reaction of epinephrine

 

Definition: an intense emerald-green color in a neutral or slightly acid solution of epinephrine when ferric chloride is added to it; a reaction typical of catechols.

Disclaimer: This site is designed to offer information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments.
© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide