Agent Name

Diisobutyl sulfoxide

CAS Number

3085-40-3

Formula

C8-H18-O-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Diisobutyl sulfoxid [German]; Propane, 1,1'-sulfinylbis(2-methyl-; Isobutyl sulfoxide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Causes dyspnea in intraperitoneal lethal-dose studies of rats (LD50 = 800 mg/kg); [RTECS] May cause irritation; May cause skin sensitization, based on QSAR modeling; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Search for (3085-40-3[EC/RN Number]) AND (dermatitis OR allergic OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed] See "Dimethyl sulfoxide."

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