Agent Name

Propacetamol

CAS Number

66532-85-2

Formula

C14-H20-N2-O3

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

N,N-Diethylglycine, ester with 4`-hydroxyacetanilide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Sources/Uses

This "pro-drug" of acetaminophen is administered intravenously. [Kanerva, p. 1829]

Comments

Allergic contact dermatitis reported in nurses (contact and airborne dermatitis); [Kanerva, p. 1829]

Reference Link

Mechanism of allergic contact dermatitis from propacetamol: sensitization to activated N,N-diethylglycine

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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Diseases

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