Agent Name

Vanadyl sulfate

CAS Number

27774-13-6

Formula

O5-S-V

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

C.I. 77940; CI 77940; Vanadic sulfate; Vanadin(IV) oxide sulfate; Vanadium oxide sulfate (VO(SO4)); Vanadium oxysulfate; Vanadium sulfate; Vanadium, oxo(sulfato(2-)-O)-; Vanadium, oxosulfato-; Vanadyl sulfate (VO(SO4)); Vanadyl sulfate (VSO5); [ChemIDplus] UN2931

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Light blue crystals; Soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a catalyst and dietary supplement--enhances glucose metabolism; [Ullmann] See "Vanadyl sulfate dihydrate."

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Vanadium pentoxide."

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