Cidofovir

  • Vistide
  • 1-(S)-(3-Hydroxy-2-phosphonylmethoxypropyl)cytosine
  • 1-[(S)-3-Hydroxy-2-(phosphonomethoxy)propyl]cytosine
  • (S)-1-(3-hydroxy-2-phosphonomethoxypropyl)cytosine
  • Phosphonic acid, [[(1S)-2-(4-amino-2-oxo-1(2H)-pyrimidinyl)-1-(hydroxymethyl)ethoxy]methyl]-
  • Phosphonic acid, [[2-(4-amino-2-oxo-1(2H)-pyrimidinyl)-1-(hydroxymethyl)ethoxy]methyl]-, (S)-
Formula
C8H14N3O6P
Structure
Uses
Teatment for CMV retinitis infection.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
113852-37-2
Merck
12,2329
Beilstein/Gmelin
5080484
Beilstein Reference
6-25

Properties.
Formula
C8H14N3O6P
Formula mass
279.19
Melting point, °C
260
Boiling point, °C
610
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2E-16 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Very soluble
pKa/pKb
1.61 (pKa)
Heat of vaporization
103.8 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
322

Health.
Carcinogin
CP65
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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