Agent Name

1,3-Diethylurea

CAS Number

623-76-7

Formula

C5-H12-N2-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

N,N'-Diethylurea; sym-Diethylurea; Urea, 1,3-diethyl-; Urea, N,N'-diethyl (9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Urea Compounds

Description

White crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes general anesthesia and somnolence in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of mice (LDLo = 3,195 mg/kg); [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "1,3-Dibutyl-2-thiourea," and "Trimethylthiourea," "Tetramethylurea," and "1,3-Dimethylurea."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

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