Acrivastine

Formula
C22H24N2O2
Uses
This material is a histamine antagonist (H1 sub-type). It is an agent intended for the treatment of allergic rhinitis.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
87848-99-5
Merck
12,129

Properties.
Formula
C22H24N2O2
Formula mass
348.44
Melting point, °C
222 (decomposes)
Vapor pressure, mmHg
3.7E-13 (25 C)
Density
1.17 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
1.99 (pKa)
Partition coefficient, pKow
4.55

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
No storage requirements necessary for occupational hazards. Follow product information storage instructions to maintain efficacy.
Protection
Wear approved safety glasses with side shields if eye contact is possible.
Small spills/leaks
Collect and place it in a suitable, properly labeled container for recovery or disposal. Water can be used for clean-up and decontamination operations
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.

Fire.
Fire potential
Expected to be non-combustible.

Health.
Exposure effects
Exposure might occur via ingestion; skin; eyes. Possible effects of overexposure in the workplace include: sedation; irritation; swelling; redness; itching; pain.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Never attempt to induce vomiting. Do not attempt to give any solid or liquid by mouth if the exposed subject is unconscious or semi-conscious. Wash out the mouth with water. If the exposed subject is fully conscious, give plenty of water to drink. Obtain medical attention.
   Inhalation
Physical form suggests that risk of inhalation exposure is negligible.
   Skin
Using appropriate personal protective equipment, remove contaminated clothing and flush exposed area with large amounts of water. Obtain medical attention if skin reaction occurs, which may be immediate or delayed.
   Eyes
Wash immediately with clean and gently flowing water. Continue for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention.

Transport.