Agent Name

Dimethyl sulfoxide-d6

CAS Number

2206-27-1

Formula

C2-D6-O-S

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Hexadeuteriodimethyl sulfoxide; Di((2H3)methyl) sulphoxide; Methane-d3, sulfinylbis-; [ChemIDplus] (Methyl sulfoxide)-d6; DMSO-D6; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Other Solvents

Description

Hygroscopic liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Dimethyl sulfoxide." See "Deuterium."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.41 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Combustible liquid, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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