6-Aminoquinoline was used as an internal standard in determining serum nicotine and cotinine simultaneously by using high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)-fluorometric detection with a postcolumn ultraviolet-photo irradiation system. It was also used as a fluorescent derivatizing agent for the detection of biochemicals and in the synthesis of tertiary N-methylated enaminonesa.
Soluble in methanol, chloroform, ethanol, and benzene. Insoluble in water.
Air sensitive. Store under inert gas. Store away from oxidizing agents, air.
|115° to 119°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.