Agent Name

1-Iodo-2-nitrobenzene

CAS Number

609-73-4

Formula

C6-H4-I-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Iodonitrobenzene; 2-Nitroiodobenzene; o-Iodonitrobenzene; o-Nitroiodobenzene; Benzene, 1-iodo-2-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitros, Aromatic

Description

Yellow powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; May induce methemoglobinemia; Toxic by ingestion and skin absorption; Harmful by inhalation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Bromonitrobenzene."

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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