4-Amino-3-nitrophenol was used in the synthesis of benzimidazole based Factor Xa (trypsin-like serine protease) inhibitors and 4-(4-amino-3-nitrophenoxy)phthalonitrile. It was also employed as matrix during visible matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry.
Soluble in water. (1.8 g/L.)
Store at room temperature. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
|148° to 153°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.