Agent Name

2-Iodosobenzoic acid

CAS Number

304-91-6

Formula

C7-H5-I-O3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Iodosyl benzoate; 2-Iodosylbenzoic acid; 3H-1,2-Benziodoxol-1-ium, 3-oxo-, hydroxide; o-Iodosobenzoate; o-Iodosobenzoic acid; o-Iodosylbenzoic acid; Benzoic acid, 2-iodosyl-; Benzoic acid, o-iodoso-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Benzoic Acid Derivatives

Description

White powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes convulsions, rigidity, and spasticity in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of mice (LD50 = 196 mg/kg); [RTECS] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Iodobenzoic acid."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

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