Skip to main content
Chemistry LibreTexts

Grignard Reagent

[ "article:topic", "authorname:ggunawardena" ]
  • Page ID
    40421
  • A Grignard reagent is an organomagnesium compound that has the following general structural formula.

     

     

    R = alkyl group or aryl group

    X = halogen atom

     

    eg:

     

     

    see also carbanion equivalent