Alfa Aesar™ Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1021522

Quantity 100g

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Catalog No. AAA1021522

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    Chemical Identifiers

    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
    Chemical Name or Material Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate

    Specifications

    Melting Point 58° to 62°C
    Quantity 100g
    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
    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.
    Chemical Name or Material Methyl 5-acetylsalicylate
    Assay 98%

    Description

    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.

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

    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.

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