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Reaxys: Quick Search

Using Quick Search

Quick search is the default interface for the Reaxys database, and it accepts a variety of search types.


Try searching with:

  • Keywords or a phrase
    • e.g. "preparation of porphyrine" or "Suzuki coupling"
  • Substance name
    • e.g. "aspirin" or "Coumadin"
  • Molecular formula
    • e.g. "C13H18O2"
  • CAS # (Chemical Abstract Services Number)
    • e.g. "102625-70-7"
    • The CAS # is a unique identifier for a substance, and is used consistently across many other science databases, including SciFinder, PubChem, and SDBS.
  • Structure drawing