Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Acridine-1,8(2H,5H)-diones via a One-pot, Three Component Reaction

Document Type : Research Article


Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, Urmia University, Urmia, I.R. IRAN


A new and improved protocol for the synthesis, in good to excellent yields, of acridine-1,8(2H,5H)-diones is described, involving a one-pot, three component reaction of dimedone, arylglyoxals, and ammonium acetate in water under microwave irradiation.


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