Synonyms: Perflunafène; Perflunafeno; Perflunafenum; Perfluorodecahydronaphthalene; Perfluorodecalin; Perfluorodekalin.
Cyrillic synonym: Перфлунафен.
💊 Chemical information
Chemical formula: C10F18 = 462.1.
CAS — 306-94-5.
Perflunafene is a perfluorocarbon with similar properties to perflubron (above). Intra-ocular injection of perflunafene is used to provide temporary tamponade in ophthalmic procedures such as retinal re-attachment. Perflunafene and perfluamine have been used together for their oxygen-carrying properties in blood substitute preparations and to prevent myocardial ischaemia during percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.
Israel: Adato-Deca†; Neth.: Eftiar Decalin; Turk.: DK-Line.
Published May 08, 2019.