Convenient Direct Synthesis of Amides from Carboxylic Acid Esters Using Sodium Diethyldiamidoaluminate

Taebo Sim, Nung Min Yoon

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Abstract

Secondary and tertiary amides are prepared almost quantitatively from the corresponding carboxyic acid esters and sodium diethyldiamidoaluminate by refluxing in toluene or THF- toluene (1:1) for 1-6 h.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)827-828
Number of pages2
JournalSynlett
Volume1994
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1994 Oct 1
Externally publishedYes

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