Acridine Red

  • 3H-Xanthen-6-amine, N-methyl-3-(methylimino)-, hydrochloride
  • Acridine Red 3B
  • Acridine red hydrochloride
  • C.I. 45000
  • Dimethyldiaminoxanthenyl chloride
  • Xanthylium, 3,6-bis(methylamino)-, chloride
Formula
C15H15N2O.Cl
Structure
Uses
Major uses include basic dye, biological stain.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
2465-29-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
219-568-8
RTECS
ZD5500000
RTECS class
Tumorigen; Mutagen
Beilstein/Gmelin
3921926
Beilstein Reference
5-18-10-00181
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C15H15N2O.Cl
Formula mass
274.77

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

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