Agent Name

4,4'-Dinitrobiphenyl

CAS Number

1528-74-1

Formula

C12-H8-N2-O4

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,1'-Biphenyl, 4,4'-dinitro-; 4,4'-Dinitrobifenyl [Czech]; 4,4'-Dinitrodiphenyl; Biphenyl, 4,4'-dinitro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitros, Aromatic

Description

Solid; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: Methemoglobinemia; [HSDB] Mild eye irritant in rabbits; [RTECS]

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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