Agent Name

1-Chloro-5-nitroanthraquinone

CAS Number

129-40-8

Formula

C14-H6-Cl-N-O4

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

1-Chlor-5-nitroanthrachinon [Czech]; 1-Nitro-5-chloroanthraquinone; 5-Chloro-1-nitroanthraquinone; 9,10-Anthracenedione, 1-chloro-5-nitro-; Anthraquinone, 1-chloro-5-nitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Anthraquinone Dyes

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical intermediate for anthraquinone dyes and 1-amino-5-chloroanthraquinone; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Anthraquinones"; Anthraquinones have cathartic action after ingestion, and in severe cases, may cause kidney damage, liver enzyme elevation, GI hemorrhage, seizures, and coma; [HSDB] Mild irritant in rabbit eye; [RTECS]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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