Agent Name

1-Fluoropropane

CAS Number

460-13-9

Formula

C3-H7-F

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

n-Fluoropropane; Propane, 1-fluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halogenated Aliphatics, Saturated

Sources/Uses

"Labeled with 18F." [ChemIDplus] "Fluorine-18 is an important isotope in the radiopharmaceutical industry, and is primarily synthesized into fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) for use in positron emission tomography (PET scans)." [Wikipedia]

Comments

See "1-Chloropropane."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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Diseases

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