Harmaline

  • Dihydroharmine
  • Harmalol methyl ether
  • 1-Methyl-7-methoxy-3,4-dihydro-b-carboline
  • 4,9-Dihydro-7-methoxy-1-methyl-3H-pyrido[3,4-b]indole
Formula
C13H14N2O
Structure
Uses
CNS stimulant

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
304-21-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
206-152-6
22 24/25
RTECS
UU9800000
RTECS class
Other
Merck
12,4644
Beilstein/Gmelin
207310
Beilstein Reference
5-23-12-00148

Properties.
Formula
C13H14N2O
Formula mass
214.27
Melting point, °C
232 - 234
Boiling point, °C
392
Vapor pressure, mmHg
5E-6 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Soluble
pKa/pKb
7.47 (pKb)
Heat of vaporization
61.7 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Rubber gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved 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.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong acids.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
191
Fire fighting
Extinguish using 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.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.

Health.
Exposure effects
Harmful. Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.

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.