Agent Name

p-Iodoaniline

CAS Number

540-37-4

Formula

C6-H6-I-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Iodoaniline; 4-Iodobenzenamine; Aniline, 4-iodo-; p-Aminophenyl iodide; Aniline, p-iodo-; Benzenamine, 4-iodo-; [ChemIDplus] 4-Iodobenzeneamine; 4-Iodophenylamine; p-Aminoiodobenzene; [Merck Index]

Category

Amines, Aromatic

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] Light brown crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

A reagent; [ChemIDplus]

Comments

Causes degenerative spinal cord changes, structural changes in peripheral nerve or sheath, dyspnea, cyanosis, and weight loss in acute oral studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; May induce methemoglobinemia; Harmful by inhalation; Toxic by ingestion and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00767 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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