Agent Name

Lanthanum bromide

CAS Number

13536-79-3

Formula

Br3-La

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Lanthanum tribromide; [ChemIDplus] Lanthanum(III) bromide; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Category

Rare Earth Metals

Description

White lumps; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; May cause respiratory tract irritation; Inorganic bromides may cause neuropsychiatric symptoms and skin disorders after prolonged exposure; Lanthanum compounds may cause delayed blood clotting (resulting in hemorrhage) and liver damage; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Bromine." See "Lanthanum." See "RARE EARTH METALS" and linked occupational diseases.

Adverse Effects
Fibrogenic

Yes

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