Agent Name

1,1,1,2,3,3,3-Heptafluoropropane

Alternative Name

Apaflurane

CAS Number

431-89-0

Formula

C3-H-F7

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

HFA 227; 2-Hydroheptafluoropropane; 2-Hydroperfluoropropane; 2H-Heptafluoropropane; Apaflurane; Apaflurane [INN,BAN]; FM 200; HFC 227; Khladon 227; Solkane 227; Propane, 1,1,1,2,3,3,3-heptafluoro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Chlorofluorocarbons

Description

Liquefied gas; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Can cause frostbite; Can cause cardiac sensitization--occurred in dogs at 105,000 ppm; Can cause simple asphyxiation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC (rat) > 1,035,529 ppm/4h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Other Poison

Simple Asphyxiant

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