Archives of Pharmacal Research

, Volume 15, Issue 4, pp 304–308 | Cite as

A simple one-step synthesis of alkylation product from cyclic allylic alcohol and resorcinol

  • Seung-Hwa Baek
  • Young-Ok Kim
Original Articles


The alkylation of resorcinol with cyclic allylic alcohol in non-aqueous acid medium gives intermolecular Friedel-Craft compounds. The products are primary alkylation products. The linkage always occurs between carbon 3 of cyclic allylic alcohol and the position 2, 4, 5 or 6 of the resorcinol.


Boron trifluoride etherate cyclic allylic alcohol resorcinol 


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© The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Seung-Hwa Baek
    • 1
  • Young-Ok Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryWonkwang UniversityIriKorea

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