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Drug or Toxic Substance:
2-chloro-5-methylbenzenamine
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Description

2-Chloro-m-toluidine is an organic compound used as an intermediate in the production of dyes, pharmaceuticals, and other chemicals. It is a colorless to pale yellow liquid with a pungent odor. It is highly toxic and can cause severe irritation to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract. Long-term exposure to 2-chloro-m-toluidine can cause damage to the liver, kidneys, and nervous system.

Associated brand names:
  ▸ Toluene-2-chloro-m-toluidine
  ▸ 2-Chloro-m-toluidine hydrochloride
  ▸ 2-Chloro-m-toluidine sulfate
  ▸ 2-Chloro-m-toluidine dihydrochloride

Synonyms
  • 2-chloro-5-methylaniline
  • 2-chloro-m-toluidine
  • 6-chloro-m-toluidine
  • chlorotoluidine
Classifications
  • aromatic amine
  • chemical precursor

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