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Name Escin, monosodium salt
CAS 20977-05-3
EINECS(EC#) 244-133-4
Molecular Formula C53H82O36S4
MDL Number MFCD01772116

Chemical Properties

Melting point  250-252 °C
solubility  ≥24.5mg/ml in DMSO
form  Powder

Safety Data

Safety Profile
Poison by ingestion, intravenous, intraperitoneal, and subcutaneous routes. Experimental teratogenic and reproductive effects. When heated to decomposition it emits toxic fumes of Na2O. See also SAPONIN and other escin entries.

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