Reduction of Amides with LiAlH4

Reduction of Amides with LiAlH4 - 4 Therefore you need a...

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Products Reduction of Amides with LiAlH 4 N O Al H H H H Li Al H H H H Li H Note: In this reaction the chemist opens the flask and adds water in a second step that quenches any excess LiAlH
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Unformatted text preview: 4 . Therefore, you need a second step to add water when using this reaction in synthesis even though it is not shown in the mechanism above....
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course CH 310n taught by Professor Iverson during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.

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