Teniposide

  • Vumon
  • Pipodophyllotoxin VM 26
  • 4'-Demethylepipodophyllotoxin 9-(4,6-O-2-thenylidene-beta-D-glucopyranoside)
  • 4'-Demethyl 1-O-(4,6-O,O-(2-thenylidene)-beta-D-glucopyranosyl)epipodophyllotoxin
  • 4'-Demethyl-epipodophyllotoxin-beta-D-thenylidene-glucoside
Formula
C32H32O13S
Uses
A cytotoxic chemotheraputic agent.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
29767-20-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
249-831-2
RTECS
KC0180000
RTECS class
Tumorigen; Drug; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector; Human Data
Merck
12,9291
Beilstein/Gmelin
1678361
Beilstein Reference
5-19
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
Austrailia AICS
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C32H32O13S
Formula mass
656.66
Melting point, °C
274 - 277
Boiling point, °C
864
Vapor pressure, mmHg
7E-32 (25 C)
pKa/pKb
9.95 (pKa)
Heat of vaporization
131.6 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.

Health.
Carcinogin
I-2A
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

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Transport.