Agent Name

Methylenedianiline dihydrochloride

CAS Number

13552-44-8

Formula

C13-H14-N2.2Cl-H

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Benzenamine, 4,4'-methylenedi-, dihydrochloride; Methylenedianiline 2HCl; p,p'-Methylenedianiline dihydrochloride; Aniline, 4,4'-methylenedi-, dihydrochloride; 4,4'-Methylenebisbenzenamine dihydrochloride; 4,4'-Methylenedianiline dihydrochloride; 4,4-Methylenedianiline and its dihydrochloride; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amines, Polyaromatic

Description

Light beige solid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as a research chemical; [HSDB]

Comments

Causes liver damage in rats; Carcinogenic in rats and mice; Mutagenic; Emergency treatment: "4,4-Methylenedianiline"; [HSDB] A tumorigen and mutagen; [RTECS] See "4,4'-Methylenedianiline."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

NTP Carcinogen

Anticipated Human Carcinogen

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