Auraofin

  • Crisinor
  • Ridaura
  • [(Tetra-O-acetyl-b-D-glucopyranosyl)thio](triethylphosphine)gold
Formula
C20H34AuO9PS
Structure
Description
Needles.
Uses
Used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
34031-32-8
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
251-801-9
RTECS
MD6500000
RTECS class
Mutagen; Reproductive Effector; Human Data
Merck
12,911
Beilstein/Gmelin
112479 (G)

Properties.
Formula
C20H34AuO9PS
Formula mass
678.49
Melting point, °C
103 - 105

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.

First aid
 

Transport.