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    When do you use PtCl2(NH3)2 and when do you use PtCl2(NH2)2?
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    (Original post by wrnicholls)
    When do you use PtCl2(NH3)2 and when do you use PtCl2(NH2)2?
    NH2 is the amine group, while NH3 is the ammine ligand. Cis-platin has two ammine ligands ...
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    (Original post by charco)
    NH2 is the amine group, while NH3 is the ammine ligand. Cis-platin has two ammine ligands ...
    So why have I seen it written as both that I showed?


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    (Original post by wrnicholls)
    So why have I seen it written as both that I showed?


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    Because people get things wrong
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    (Original post by illusionz)
    Because people get things wrong
    Aqa text book is where I saw it.


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    Cisplatin is PtCl2(NH3)2. Any other formula for it is wrong.
 
 
 
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