Agent Name

4-Fluoro-3-nitroaniline

CAS Number

364-76-1

Formula

C6-H5-F-N2-O2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Nitro-4-fluoroaniline; 4-Fluoro-3-nitrobenzenamine; Benzenamine, 4-fluoro-3-nitro-; Aniline, 4-fluoro-3-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitroanilines

Description

Yellow or gold powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Causes changes in bladder weight, change in clotting factors, and changes in erythrocyte count in 90-day intermittent oral studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Toxic by ingestion; May induce methemoglobinemia; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "4-Chloro-2-nitroaniline," "2-Chloro-5-nitroaniline," and "1-Amino-2-chloro-4-nitrobenzene."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 200,000 mg/m3/1hr

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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