The title compound was prepared by N-benzylation of the corresponding secondary amine and transformation into its hydrobromide. It crystallizes from ethanol orthorhombically in the space group P212121 with a = 1128.4(4), b = 2162.6(7), c = 769.2(2) pm.
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