Flunixin

  • Banamine
  • N-Methylglucanine
  • 3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, 2-[[2-methyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]amino]-
  • 2-(2-Methyl-3-trifluoromethylanilino)nicotinic acid
Formula
C14H11F3N2O2
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
38677-85-9
R: 36/37/38
S: 26 36
RTECS
LZ4367000
Merck
12,4182
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C14H11F3N2O2
Formula mass
296.25
Melting point, °C
226 - 228
Boiling point, °C
379
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2.1E-6 (25 C)
Density
1.403 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
1.70 (pKa)
Partition coefficient, pKow
5.40
Heat of vaporization
66.1 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed.
Protection
Chemical resistant gloves, chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Respiratory: Use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU). Where risk assessment shows air-purifying respirators are appropriate use a dust mask type N95 (US) or type P1 (EN 143) respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides, Hydrogen fluoride.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
183
Fire fighting
Extinguish with water spray, carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Combustion products
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Health
2
 
Flammability
0
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
May be harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
May be harmful if inhaled. Material is irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
   Skin
Causes skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
   Eyes
Causes irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.