Reduces serum cholesterol levels by inhibiting its absorption.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Melting point, °C
210 - 211
Boiling point, °C
Vapor pressure, mmHg
8E-13 (25 C)
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place.
Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing.
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide.
Extinguish using Noncombustible. Use extinguishing media appropriate to surrounding fire conditions. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
The chemical, physical, and toxicological properties of this product have not been thoroughly investigated. Exercise due care.
Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
May cause skin irritation.
May cause eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.