Agent Name

2-Ethyl-4-methylimidazole

CAS Number

931-36-2

Formula

C6-H10-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Methyl-2-ethylimidazole; 1H-Imidazole, 2-ethyl-4-methyl-; 1H-Imidazole, 2-ethyl-5-methyl-; Imidazole, 2-ethyl-4-methyl- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] Curezol 2E4MZ; EMI 24; EMI70; 2E4MZ; Epicure EMI 24; Imicure EMI 24; [RTECS]

Category

Imidazoles

Description

Liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes somnolence and convulsions in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of mice (LD50 = 250 mg/kg); [RTECS] An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "4-Methylimidazole."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

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