Agent Name

Dymanthine

Alternative Name

Dimethylstearylamine

CAS Number

124-28-7

Formula

C20-H43-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Dimethylstearylamine; 1-Octadecanamine, N,N-dimethyl-; ADMA 18; Adogen 342D; Armeen DM 18D; DM 18D; Dimantina [INN-Spanish]; Dimantine; Dimantinum [INN-Latin]; Dimethyl-N-octadecylamine; Dimethyloctadecylamine; Dimethylstearamine; Farmin DM 80; Kemamine 9902D; N,N-Dimethyl-1-octadecanamine; N,N-Dimethyl-n-octadecylamine; N,N-Dimethyloctadecanamine; N,N-Dimethyloctadecylamine; N,N-Dimethyloktadecylamin [Czech]; N,N-Dimethylstearylamine; N-Octadecyl-N,N-dimethylamine; N-Stearyl-N,N-dimethylamine; Octadecylamine, N,N-dimethyl-; Octadecyldimethylamine; Stearyldimethylamine; [ChemIDplus] UN2735

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

mp = 22.89 deg C; [ChemIDplus] Clear yellow liquid with a fishy odor; [CAMEO] Colorless to yellow liquid; Clear or slightly cloudy with a fishy odor; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as chemical intermediate and corrosion inhibitor for condensing systems; [HSDB]

Comments

Emergency treatment: Irritants; [HSDB] Negative for mutagenicity in two strains of Salmonella typhimurium; [EPA HPVIS] Moderately irritating to skin and eyes; [RTECS] A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause chemical pneumonitis and pulmonary edema; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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