Metazolone

  • AHR 438
  • Metaxalone
  • Zorane
  • 5-((3,5-Dimethylphenoxy)methyl)-2-oxazolidinone
  • 2-Oxazolidinone, 5-((3,5-xylyloxy)methyl)
Formula
C12H15NO3
Structure
Uses
Oral contraceptive.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1665-48-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
216-777-6
RTECS
RQ3850000
RTECS class
Drug
Merck
12,5994
Beilstein/Gmelin
884592
Beilstein Reference
8-27

Properties.
Formula
C12H15NO3
Formula mass
221.26
Melting point, °C
121 - 125
Boiling point, °C
454
Vapor pressure, mmHg
2E-8 (25 C)
pKa/pKb
12.24 (pKa)
Heat of vaporization
71.3 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
228

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.