Agent Name

Methylguanidine

CAS Number

471-29-4

Formula

C2-H7-N3

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Methylguanidin [German]; Monomethyl guanidin [German]; Monomethylguanidine; N-Methylguanidine; Guanidine, methyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Nitrogen Compounds

Description

Colorless deliquescent solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Produced during putrefaction; [Merck Index]

Comments

Causes other liver changes, multiple enzyme effects, and effects on inflammation in acute intraperitoneal studies of rats; [RTECS] See "Guanidine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.28 mm Hg

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