Agent Name

m-Phenetidine

Alternative Name

3-Ethoxyaniline

CAS Number

621-33-0

Formula

C8-H11-N-O

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

3-Ethoxyaniline; 3-Ethoxybenzenamine; m-Ethoxyaniline; Benzenamine, 3-ethoxy-; [ChemIDplus] 3-Aminoethoxybenzene; m-Aminoethoxybenzene; m-Ethoxyphenylamine; meta-Ethoxyaniline; meta-Phenetidine; [CAMEO] UN2311

Category

Amines, Aromatic

Description

Dark red liquid; [CAMEO] Clear light brown viscous liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause cyanosis, hypothermia, drowsiness, and nephritis; [NTP] May cause irritation; May induce methemoglobinemia; Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "p-Phenetidine."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Phenetidines."

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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