Organic nitrogen compounds
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Trialkyl amine oxides
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Trialkyl amine oxide - Trisubstituted n-oxide - N-oxide - Organic oxygen compound - Organopnictogen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as trialkyl amine oxides. These are hydrocarbyl derivatives of the aminoxide anion, with the general formula R3N+[O-] or R3N=O, where R is an alkyl group.