Alfa Aesar™ 4-Aminosalicylic acid, 98+%
Competitive pteridine synthetase inhibitor, has antibacterial capable of inhibiting the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It inhibits NF-κB and folic acid synthesis.
Soluble in water (2 g/L) at 20°C, dilute sodium hydroxide, dilute nitric acid, ether (slightly), methanol, acetone, and ethanol. Virtually insoluble in benzene, chloroform, and carbon tetrachloride.
Store in cool, dry place in a well sealed container. Store away from oxidizing agents.
|Melting Point||~135°C to 145°C (decomposition)|
|Chemical Name or Material||4-Aminosalicylic acid|
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
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.
RTECSNumber : VO1225000
TSCA : TSCA