Agent Name

Sodium p-methylphenolate

CAS Number

1121-70-6

Formula

C7-H8-O.Na

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

4-Methylphenol sodium salt; Phenol, 4-methyl-, sodium salt; Sodium 4-methylphenolate; Sodium 4-methylphenoxide; Sodium p-cresolate; Sodium p-cresoxide; Sodium p-methylphenoxide; p-Cresol sodium salt; p-Cresol, sodium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phenols

Comments

Causes respiratory depression, ataxia, and convulsions in subcutaneous, lethal-dose studies of mice; [RTECS] See "Cresol, all isomers."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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