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Alfa Aesar™ Orotic acid hydrate, 98%

$41.30 - $130.47

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Orotic acid hydrate
CAS 50887-69-9
Molecular Formula C5H4N2O4·xH2O
Formula Weight 156.10 (Anhydrous)
MDL Number MFCD00006027
Beilstein 383901
Merck Index 14,6876
Synonym 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydro-2,6-dioxopyrimidine-4-carboxylic acid hydrate; Uracil-4-carboxylic acid hydrate
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AAA1859418

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1859418
50g Each for $41.30

AAA1859430

  SDS
alfa aesar™
A1859430
250g Each for $130.47
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 156.10 (Anhydrous)
Chemical Name or Material Orotic acid hydrate
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C5H4N2O4·xH2O
MDL Number MFCD00006027
CAS 50887-69-9
Beilstein 383901
Merck Index 14,6876
Synonym 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydro-2,6-dioxopyrimidine-4-carboxylic acid hydrate; Uracil-4-carboxylic acid hydrate
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.
Melting Point >300°C
Quantity 50g

Applications
Orotic acid hydrate is used in cosmetic and food industry. It is also used as a pharmaceutical intermediate.

Solubility
Soluble in water (1.7 mg/ml), and ammonium hydroxide. Insoluble in chloroform.

Notes
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

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.