Agent Name

3,4-Dimethoxyaniline

CAS Number

6315-89-5

Formula

C8-H11-N-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2-Methoxy-4-aminoanisole; 3,4-Dimethoxy aniline; 3,4-Dimethoxybenzenamine; 4-Aminoveratrol; 4-Aminoveratrole; Aniline, 3,4-dimethoxy-; Benzenamine, 3,4-dimethoxy-; [ChemIDplus] 3,4-Dimethoxyphenylamine; [CAMEO] UN2811

Category

Amines, Aromatic

Description

Brown solid; [CAMEO] Brown crystalline solid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; [NTP] May cause irritation; May induce methemoglobinemia; Harmful by ingestion and inhalation; Toxic by skin absorption; Prolonged or repeated exposure may cause organ injury; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2,4-Dimethoxyaniline"and "2,5-Dimethoxyaniline."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Toxic solid, organic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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