Alfa Aesar™ 2,6-Diisopropylphenol, 97%
An anesthetic that exhibits direct activation of the GABA-A receptor
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ L0684136
2,6-Diisopropylphenol; 97%; Alfa Aesar; 500g; FW: 178.28g/mol; C12H18O; mp: 17 to 18 deg. C; bp: 254 to 256 deg. C; Density: 0.962g/mL; CAS: 2078-54-8Applications
2,6-Diisopropylphenol plays the role of an antioxidant by reacting with free radicals to form a phenoxyl radical, a property associated with all phenol-based free radical scavengers. It is an effective intravenous hypnotic agent, widely used for the induction and maintenance of anesthesia and for sedation in the intensive care unit. It is useful for the induction and maintenance of general anaesthesia.
Very slightly soluble in water.
Stable under recommended storage conditions. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|17° to 18°C|
|254° to 256°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : SL0810000
TSCA : TSCA