Isoquinoline-1-carbonitrile is used as starting reagent in the syntheses of imidazo[5,1-a]isoquinolines. It is also used as intermediate in organic syntheses.
Insoluble in water.
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.
|87° to 91°C|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory 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.