Agent Name

N,N-Diethylformamide

CAS Number

617-84-5

Formula

C5-H11-N-O

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

Diethyl formamide; Diethylamid kyseliny mravenci [Czech]; N-Formyldiethylamine; Formamide, N,N-diethyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Amides (<C10)

Description

Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

"Industrial solvent claimed to have HIV protease inhibitory action." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

An eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ERMA] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Dimethylformamide."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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