Agent Name

Cyclohexanediamine tetraacetic acid

CAS Number

482-54-2

Formula

C14-H22-N2-O8

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

(1,2-Cyclohexylenedinitrilo)tetraacetic acid; 1,2-Cyclohexanediamine-N,N,N',N'-tetraacetic acid; 1,2-Cyclohexanediaminetetraacetic acid; 1,2-Cyclohexylenediaminetetraacetic acid; 1,2-Diaminocyclohexane-N,N'-tetraacetic acid; 1,2-Diaminocyclohexane-N,N,N',N'-tetraacetic acid; 1,2-Diaminocyclohexanetetraacetic acid; CDTA; CGTA; CHEL 600; Complexon IV; CyDTA; Komplexon IV; Kyselina 1,2-cyklohexylendiamintetraoctova [Czech]; OCTA; o-Cyclohexanediaminetetraacetic acid; Acetic acid, (1,2-cyclohexylenedinitrilo)tetra-; Cyclohex-1,2-ylenediaminetetra(acetic acid); Glycine, N,N'-1,2-cyclohexanediylbis(N-(carboxymethyl)-; Glycine, N,N(sup 1)-1,2-cyclohexanediylbis(N-(carboxymethyl)- (9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amino Carboxylic Acids

Description

Tan solid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

Causes convulsions, aggression, and chronic pulmonary edema in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of rats (LD50 = 413 mg/kg); [RTECS] May cause mild irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Edetic acid." See "1,3-Cyclohexanediamine."

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