Prothrombin

  • Blood coagulation factor II
  • Differentiation reversal factor
  • Prothrombase
Description
Powder.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
9001-26-7
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
232-592-3
Merck
12,8074

Properties.
Boiling point, °C
217-219 (7 torr)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store at 4 C in a tightly sealed container.
Protection
PVC or other plastic material gloves. Protective work clothing. Safety glasses with side-shields.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up and shovel into suitable containers for disposal.
Stability
Stable under recommended storage conditions.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing and spontaneously flammable materials.
Decomposition
Thermal decomposition can lead to release of irritating gases and vapors such as carbon oxides.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use dry chemical, CO2, water spray or alcohol foam to extinguish. Water mist may be used to cool closed containers. As in any fire, wear self-contained breathing apparatus pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent) and full protective gear.
Health
1
 
Flammability
1
 
 
Reactivity
0
 

Health.
Exposure effects
Chronic exposure may cause nausea and vomiting, higher exposure causes unconsciousness.
   Ingestion
May be harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
May cause irritation of respiratory tract.
   Skin
May cause allergic skin reaction, irritation, dermatitis.
   Eyes
Avoid contact with eyes.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
   Inhalation
Move to fresh air. Call a physician immediately.
   Skin
Rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.
   Eyes
Do not induce vomiting without medical advice.

Transport.