Sodium 7-deoxycholate

  • Desoxycholate sodium
  • Deoxycholic acid monosodium salt
  • 5-beta-Cholan-24-oic acid, 3-alpha,12-alpha-dihydroxy, sodium salt
  • Cholan-24-oic acid, 3,12-dihydroxy-, monosodium salt, (3a,5b,12a)-
Formula
C24H39NaO4
Structure
Description
White solid.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
302-95-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
206-132-7
EC Class
harmful
RTECS
FZ2250000
RTECS class
Drug; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector
Beilstein/Gmelin
3581950
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C24H39NaO4
Formula mass
414.57
Melting point, °C
357 - 365
Solubility in water
330 g/L (15 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool, dry place. Store in a tightly closed container.
Handling
Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Protection
Eyes: Wear chemical goggles. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear a chemical apron.
Respirators
A NIOSH/MSHA approved air purifying dust or mist respirator or European Standard EN 149.
Small spills/leaks
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. To extinguish fire use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or chemical foam.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Harmful if swallowed. May cause irritation of the digestive tract.
   Inhalation
Dust is irritating to the respiratory tract.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
   Inhalation
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.
   Skin
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.

Transport.
HS Code
2918 19 30