Agent Name

Rubidium carbonate

CAS Number

584-09-8

Formula

C-H2-O3.2Rb

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Carbonic acid dirubidium salt; Dirubidium carbonate; Dirubidium monocarbonate; Carbonic acid, dirubidium salt; Carbonic acid, rubidium salt (1:2); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

White odorless powder; Hygroscopic; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes spastic paralysis, somnolence, and convulsions in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Rubidium."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

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