Agent Name

Pyridine hydrochloride

CAS Number

628-13-7

Formula

C5-H5-N.Cl-H

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Pyridinium chloride; Pyridinium monochloride; Pyridine, hydrochloride; [ChemIDplus] Pyridiniumchlorid; Cloruro de piridinio; Chlorure de pyridinium; [Jubilant Life Sciences MSDS]

Category

Pyridines

Description

White solid; [Jubilant Life Sciences MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate for pharmaceuticals; [Jubilant Life Sciences MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; Harmful by ingestion; Targets the liver and kidneys; [Jubilant Life Sciences MSDS] See "Pyridine."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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