Agent Name

Dicyclohexano-18-crown-6

CAS Number

16069-36-6

Formula

C20-H36-O6

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2,3,11,12-Dicyclohexano-1,4,7-10,13,16-hexaoxacyclooctadecane; 2,5,8,15,18,21-Hexaoxatricyclo(20.4.0.0(sup 9,14))hexacosane; 2,5,8,15,18,21-Hexaoxatricyclo(20.4.0.09,14)hexacosane; D2-06; DCH-18-crown-6; Dibenzo(b,k)-1,4,7,10,13,16-hexaoxacyclooctadecin, eicosahydro-; Dicyclohexo-18-crown-6; Dicyclohexyl 18-crown-6; Dicyclohexyl-18-crown-6; Dicyclohexyl-18-crown-6 ether; Perhydrodibenzo-18-crown-6; Dibenzo(b,k)(1,4,7,10,13,16)hexaoxacyclooctadecin, eicosahydro-; Icosahydrodibenzo(b,k)(1,4,7,10,13,16)hexaoxacyclooctadecin; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

White odorless crystalline powder; Hygroscopic; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A mild skin and moderate eye irritant; Causes ataxia and respiratory stimulation in dermal lethal-dose studies of rabbits; Causes convulsions and lung changes in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; Causes diffuse hepatitis and changes in bone marrow in 61-day intermittent oral studies of rats; Causes liver changes, kidney changes and effects on testes, epididymis, and sperm duct in 182-day oral studies of rats; [RTECS] A strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "18-Crown-6."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

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Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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