At the moment, there are many ways to synthesize dextroamphetamine. They can be divided into 3 types: biosynthesis (using biomass), direct synthesis, and synthesis of racemic (the sum of l- and d-isomers) amphetamine followed by separation of optical isomers. In our case, a...
Equipment and glassware:
50 L batch reactor with a reflux condenser, top stirrer and heating apparatus in a set-up;
Laboratory grade thermometer (up to 150 °С);
Several buckets for 10 and 20 L;
Measuring cylinder for 1 L;