Agent Name

N,N-Dibutylformamide

CAS Number

761-65-9

Formula

C9-H19-N-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Dibutylamid kyseliny mravenci [Czech]; Dibutylformamide; Formamide, N,N-di-n-butyl-; N,N-Di-n-butylformamide; Formamide, N,N-dibutyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amides (<C10)

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes flaccid paralysis without anesthesia and somnolence in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of mice and rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion; Reproductive effects observed in experimental animals; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Dimethylformamide."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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