Iodixanol

  • 1,3-Benzenedicarboxamide, 5,5'-((2-hydroxy-1,3-propanediyl)bis(acetylimino))bis(N,N'- bis(2,3-dihydroxypropyl)-2,4,6-triiodo
  • Visipaque
  • OptiPrep
Formula
C35H44I6N6O15
Structure
Description
Distributed as a 60% w/v aqueous solution.
Uses
Isolation of biological particles using centrifugation techniques.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
92339-11-2
RTECS
CZ3075000
Merck
12,5044

Properties.
Formula
C35H44I6N6O15
Formula mass
1550.19
Density
1.32 g/cm3
Solubility in water
Miscible
pKa/pKb
11.04 (pKa)
Partition coefficient, pKow
-5.88

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in original container according to temperature stated on container and in package insert.
Protection
Wear gloves, other protection is not necessary.
Small spills/leaks
Clean up, contaminated area should be washed with soap and water.
Stability
Stable and nont reactive.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use extinguishing media appropriate for surrounding fire.
Fire potential
Not flammable. This product does not present any fire or explosion hazard.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Wash mouth thoroughly with water and drink water. If substance has been swallowed, drink large quantities of water.
   Skin
Wash with water.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with water. If irritation occurs, seek medical advice.

Transport.