Agent Name

4-Nitro-1,2-benzenediamine sulfate

CAS Number

68239-82-7

Formula

C6-H7-N3-O2.H2-O4-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,2-Benzenediamine, 4-nitro-, sulfate (1:1); 4-Nitro-o-phenylenediamine, sulfate; 4-Nitrobenzene-1,2-diammonium sulphate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Aromatics (Nitrogen)

Comments

Emergency treatment: Methemoglobinemia; [HSDB] See "1,2-Diamino-4-nitrobenzene."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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