Agent Name

Pyridoxal hydrochloride

CAS Number

65-22-5

Formula

C8-H9-N-O3.Cl-H

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-4-formyl-5-hydroxymethylpyridine hydrochloride; 3-Hydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)-2-methylisonicotinaldehyde, hydrochloride; Pyridoxal HCl; 4-Pyridinecarboxaldehyde, 3-hydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)-2-methyl-, hydrochloride; [ChemIDplus] PL HCl; 3-Hydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)-2-methyl-4-pyridinecarboxaldehyde hydrochloride; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Vitamins and Derivatives

Description

Solid; [Merck Index]

Comments

Causes convulsions and excitement in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Pyridoxal."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.58E-7 mm Hg

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