Agent Name

Coumarin 314

CAS Number

55804-66-5

Formula

C18-H19-N-O4

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

1H,5H,11H-(1)Benzopyrano(6,7,8-ij)quinolizine-10-carboxylic; acid, 2,3,6,7-tetrahydro-11-oxo-, ethyl ester; Coumarin 504; Ethyl 2,3,6,7-tetrahydro-11-oxo-1H,5H,11H- (1)benzopyrano(6,7,8-ij)quinolizine-10-carboxylate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Coumarin Dyes

Description

Powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Coumarins are used as fluorescent dyes and as laser dyes. [Ullmann: Laser Dyes; Fluorescent Dyes]

Comments

May cause skin and respiratory tract irritation; [MSDSonline] The 3 laser dyes tested for skin sensitization were found to be negative. [Reference #1] See "Coumarin."

Reference Link

Blackwell Synergy - Contact Dermatitis, Volume 21 Issue 3 Page 141-147, September 1989 (Article Abstract)

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