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Alfa Aesar™ 8-Methoxypsoralen, 99%

$48.46 - $192.27

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 8-Methoxypsoralen
CAS 298-81-7
Molecular Formula C12H8O4
Formula Weight 216.20g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005009
Beilstein 196453
Merck Index 14,5988
Synonym Xanthotoxin
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AAA1710803

 
alfa aesar™
A17108-03
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 146° to 150°C
Quantity 1g
Chemical Name or Material 8-Methoxypsoralen
CAS 298-81-7
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula C12H8O4
Formula Weight 216.20g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00005009
Beilstein 196453
Merck Index 14,5988
Synonym Xanthotoxin
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H340-H350-H318
Toxic if swallowed.
May cause genetic defects.
May cause cancer.
Causes serious eye damage.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280-P281-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
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.
RTECS Number LV1400000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
8-Methoxypsoralen, is used in Photochemotherapy (methoxsalen with long wave ultraviolet radiation) is indicated for the repigmentation of idiopathic vitiligo. It is also used in Photopheresis (methoxsalen with long wave ultraviolet radiation of white blood cells) is indicated for use with the UVAR* System in the palliative treatment of the skin manifestations of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.

Solubility
Soluble in acetone, ethanol (slight), acetic acid, and chloroform (50 mg/ml). Insoluble in water.

Notes
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Light sensitive. Stable under recommended storage conditions. Keep away from strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P280-P281-P301+P310-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Use personal protective equipment as required.
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.

GHS H Statement
H301-H340-H350-H318
Toxic if swallowed.
May cause genetic defects.
May cause cancer.
Causes serious eye damage.