Organic oxygen compounds
Alcohols and polyols
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Cyclic alcohols and derivatives - Cyclitols and derivatives - Aminocyclitols and derivatives
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Aminocyclitol - Cyclopentanol - Secondary alcohol - 1,2-aminoalcohol - Polyol - Organic nitrogen compound - Organopnictogen compound - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary amine - Organonitrogen compound - Primary aliphatic amine - Amine - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as aminocyclitols. These are cyclitols with at least one hydroxyl group replace by an amino group.