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Alfa Aesar™ Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate, 98%

$93.31 - $281.66

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate
CAS 16475-90-4
Molecular Formula C10H10O4
Formula Weight 194.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00040924
Beilstein 2643824
Synonym 5-Acetylsalicylic acid methyl ester; Methyl 2-hydroxy-5-acetylbenzoate
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AAA1021514

 
alfa aesar™
A10215-14
25g Each for $93.31

AAA1021522

 
alfa aesar™
A10215-22
100g Each for $281.66
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 58° to 62°C
Quantity 25g
Chemical Name or Material Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate
CAS 16475-90-4
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C10H10O4
Formula Weight 194.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00040924
Beilstein 2643824
Synonym 5-Acetylsalicylic acid methyl ester; Methyl 2-hydroxy-5-acetylbenzoate
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Applications
Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate is used in food flavorings and preservatives. It is useful in the relief of headache and muscle and joint aches It is also effective in reducing fever, inflammation, and swelling and thus has been used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatic fever, and mild infection.

Solubility
Soluble in methanol.

Notes
Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Store in a cool, dry condition in well sealed containers.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.