- Scopoletin methyl ether
A specific constitutive androstane receptor activator that accounts for the therapeutic effect of the Chinese herbal tea Yin Zhi Huang in treating neonatal jaundice.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Drug; Reproductive Effector
Melting point, °C
145 - 146
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
1E-5 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed.
Wear respirator, chemical safety goggles, rubber boots, and heavy rubber gloves.
Government approved respirator.
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong bases.
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Harmful. Harmful if swallowed. Irritating to eyes.
Harmful if swallowed.
May be harmful if inhaled.
May cause skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
Causes eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.