Sodium taurodeoxycholate

  • Taurodeoxycholate sodium
  • Sodium deoxytaurocholate
  • Sodium taurodesoxycholate
  • Taurodeoxycholic acid sodium salt
  • Cholane, ethanesulfonic acid deriv.
  • Ethanesulfonic acid, 2-[[(3alpha,5beta,12alpha)-3,12-dihydroxy-24-oxocholan-24-yl]amino]-, monosodium salt
Formula
C26H44NNaO6S.xH2O
Structure
Description
White crystalline powder.
Uses
Component of bile.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1180-95-6
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
214-652-0
Beilstein/Gmelin
3901204
Beilstein Reference
4-10-00-01611
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C26H44NO6S*Na
Formula mass
521.3609
Melting point, °C
204-208

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a dry area. Deep freeze (below -20 C).
Handling
Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Protection
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
Respirators
Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
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, oxides of nitrogen, oxides of sulfur, carbon dioxide.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Substance is noncombustible. Extinguishing media: Use extinguishing media most appropriate for the surrounding fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
May cause irritation of the digestive tract. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   Inhalation
Causes respiratory tract irritation. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
   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.
   Skin
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.

Transport.