- S-(-)-a-Hydrazino-3,4-dihydroxy-2-methylbenzenepropanoic acid
- L-a-Hydrazino-a-methyl-b-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)propionic acid
- L-3-(3,4-Dihydroxyphenyl)-2-methyl-2-hydrazinopropionic acid
Peripheral inhibitor ofL-aromatic amino acid decarboxylase. When administered simultaneously withL-DOPA, it prevents extracerebral conversion to dopamine.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Drug; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector
Melting point, °C
206 - 208
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
5E-12 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Partition coefficient, pKow
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place. Store at -20 C
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Government approved respirator.
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.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides.
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.
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Avoid contact and inhalation.
Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
May cause skin irritation.
May cause eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.