Streptomycin A sulfate

  • Streptonex
  • Vetstrep
  • Ambistryn S
  • Agrimycin
  • D-Streptamine, O-2-deoxy-2-(methylamino)-a-L-glucopyranosyl-(1Æ2)-O-5-deoxy-3-C-formyl-a-L-lyxofuranosyl-(1Æ4)-N,N'-bis(aminoiminomethyl)-, sulfate (2:3)
Formula
C42H78N14O24.3H2SO4
Structure
Description
White to light gray or pale buff powder with faint amine-like odor.
Uses
Fungicide

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
3810-74-0
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
223-286-0
RTECS
WK4990000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Drug; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector; Human Data
Beilstein/Gmelin
3894995
Beilstein Reference
5-18-11-00082
EPA OPP
6310
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
2C21H39N7O12*3H2O4S
Formula mass
1457.38

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool, dry place.
Handling
Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Use with adequate ventilation. Minimize dust generation and accumulation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Protection
Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. 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
Sweep up or absorb material, then place into a suitable clean, dry, closed container for disposal. Avoid generating dusty conditions.
Stability
Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizers.
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. Combustion generates toxic fumes. Extinguishing media: Use extinguishing media most appropriate for the surrounding fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
May cause reproductive and fetal effects.
   Ingestion
May cause gastrointestinal irritation with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. May cause kidney damage. May cause auditory damage with possible loss of hearing. May cause neuromuscular
   Inhalation
May cause effects similar to those described for ingestion.
   Skin
May cause skin sensitization, an allergic reaction, which becomes evident upon re-exposure to this material. May be absorbed through the skin.
   Eyes
Exposure to solid may cause pain and redness.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid immediately.
   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. Immediately flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
   Eyes
Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid immediately.

Transport.