Agent Name

8-Hydroxy-7-iodo-5-quinolinesulfonic acid

CAS Number

547-91-1

Formula

C9-H6-I-N-O4-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

5-Sulfo-7-iodo-8-hydroxyquinoline; 5-Sulfo-7-iodo-8-quinolinol; 7-Iodo-5-sulfonic acid-8-hydroxyquinoline; 7-Iodo-8-hydroxylquinoline-5-sulfonic acid; 7-Iodo-8-hydroxyquinoline-5-sulfonic acid; 7-Iodooxine-5-sulfonic acid; 8-Hydroxy-7-iod-5-chinolinsulfonsaeure; 8-Hydroxy-7-iodoquinolinesulfonic acid; Anayodin; Ferron; Ferron (analytical reagent); Jod-hydroxychinolin-sulfonsaeure; Loretin; Meditrene; Quiniophen; Quinoxyl; Sefona; Yatren; Yellon; 5-Quinolinesulfonic acid, 8-hydroxy-7-iodo-; 8-Hydroxy-7-iodoquinoline-5-sulphonic acid; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Quinolines

Description

Sulfur yellow solid; Nearly odorless; [Merck Index] Yellow powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a colorimetric reagent (ferric ion), anti-amebic agent, and antiseptic; [Merck Index] "Used with iodine isotopes in radioisotope scanning." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Quinoline."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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