Description

A pyrimidine obtained by formal addition of hydrogen across the 5,6-position of uracil.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C4H6N2O2 0 114.10272
5,6-dihydrouracil

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
dihydropyrimidine-2,4(1H,3H)-dione O=C1CCNC(=O)N1
  • dihydrouracile
  • 2,4-dioxotetrahydropyrimidine
  • hydrouracil
  • dihydrouracil
  • dihydro-2,4(1h,3h)-pyrimidinedione
  • 5,6-dihydro-2,4-dihydroxypyrimidine
  • 2,4(1h,3h)-pyrimidinedion
  • ihydro-
  • dihydropyrimidine-2,4(1h,3h)-dione