- NSC 125973
- 7,11-Methano-1H-cyclodeca[3,4]benz[1,2-b]oxete, benzenepropanoic acid deriv.
Needles (from aqueous methanol) or fine white powder.
Tool in study of structure and function of microtubules.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Drug; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector; Human Data
Melting point, °C
213 - 216
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a dry area. Deep freeze (below -20 C).
Avoid breathing dust, vapor, mist, or gas. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.
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.
Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container.
Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.
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.
This material is probably combustible.
sensory neuropathy of the hands and feet or mouth and tongue was reported in patients taking paclitaxel or docetaxel. Symptoms include a burning dysesthesia of the feet, numbness, and lancing pain in the back or extremities. Seizures, autonomic neuropathy, motor dysfunction, proximal muscle weakness, and coma have been occasionally described. Optic nerve disturbances have been reported following paclitaxel therapy. Paclitaxel and docetaxel may be maternal and embryo-fetal toxic and are classified as FDA Pregnancy Category D. <br>Breast-feeding is not recommended due to potential risk to the nursing infant.
May cause irritation of the digestive tract. May be harmful if swallowed.
May cause respiratory tract irritation. May be harmful if inhaled.
May cause skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
May cause eye irritation and possible damage.
Get medical aid. Wash mouth out with water.
Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid.
Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.