Agent Name

Tetraethylammonium iodide

CAS Number

68-05-3

Formula

C8-H20-N.I

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

N,N,N-Triethylethanaminium iodide; Tetamon iodide; Tetramon J; Ammonium, tetraethyl-, iodide; Ethanaminium, N,N,N-triethyl-, iodide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Quaternary Amines

Description

White hygroscopic crystals; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 35 mg/kg; [RTECS] "A potassium-selective ion channel blocker." [ChemIDplus] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.01 ppm, inhalable fraction and vapor, (iodides)

Vapor Pressure

2.52E-7 mm Hg

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