Lamivudine

  • Hepitec
  • (-)-BCH 189
  • Epivir
  • Heptivir
  • 2(1H)-Pyrimidinone, 4-amino-1-((2R,5S)-2-(hydroxymethyl)-1,3-oxathiolan-5-yl)
  • 2(1H)-Pyrimidinone, 4-amino-1-(2-(h6ydroxymethyl)-1,3-oxathiolan-5-yl)-, (2R-cis)
Formula
C8H11N3O3S
Structure
Uses
Anti-retroviral agent- a nucleoside reverse transcripts inhibitor.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
134678-17-4
RTECS
UW7361333
RTECS class
Drug; Reproductive Effector
Merck
12,5365
Beilstein/Gmelin
5480511
Beilstein Reference
6-25

Properties.
Formula
C8H11N3O3S
Formula mass
229.26
Melting point, °C
178
Boiling point, °C
475
Vapor pressure, mmHg
5E-11 (25 C)
Density
1.503 g/cm3
Solubility in water
Soluble
pKa/pKb
9.59 (pKb)
Heat of vaporization
85.2 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
241

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.