Agent Name

3-Dimethylamino-1-propyne

CAS Number

7223-38-3

Formula

C5-H9-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Propyn-1-amine, N,N-dimethyl-; Dimethyl(prop-2-ynyl)amine; [ChemIDplus] N,N-Dimethyl-2-propynylamine; N,N-Dimethylpropargylamine; 1-Dimethylamino-2-propyne; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] UN2733

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

"Monoamine oxidase inhibitor." [ChemIDplus] Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract and lungs; Harmful by ingestion; Toxic by skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Propargyl chloride."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, flammable, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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