2-Chlorophenylhydrazine hydrochloride is used to study intrinsic resistance of Mycobacterium smegmatis to fluoroquinolones, used for treatment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It may be used in pyrazoline synthesis. It can be used to produce N-azepan-2-ylidene-N′-(2-chloro-phenyl)-hydrazine with 7-methoxy-3,4,5,6-tetrahydro-2H-azepine at heating.
Soluble in water.
Store away from oxidizing agents. Store in a cool, dry conditions in a well sealed container.
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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. Continue rinsing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.