Atovaquone

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Formula
C22H19ClO3
Uses
Used to treat Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
95233-18-4
Merck
12,898
Beilstein/Gmelin
8076827
Beilstein Reference
6-08

Properties.
Formula
C22H19ClO3
Formula mass
366.84
Boiling point, °C
535
Vapor pressure, mmHg
3E-12 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
4.97 (pKa)
Heat of vaporization
85.4 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
277

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.

First aid
 

Transport.