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Substance Name: 2-Hydroxymercuribenzoate
RN: 55939-60-1
InChIKey: OHMUWKNVPXHEOC-UHFFFAOYSA-L

Classification Code

  • Organometallic

Molecular Formula

  • C7-H5-Hg-O3.Na

Molecular Weight

  • 360.694
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Hydroxymercuribenzoate

Synonym

  • Sodium o-hydroxymercuribenzoate

Systematic Name

  • Mercury, (o-carboxyphenyl)hydroxy-, sodium salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 55939-60-1

System Generated Number

  • 0055939601

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C7-H5-Hg-O3.Na

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C7-H5-Hg-O3
  • COMPONENT
  • Na

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C7H5O2.Hg.Na.H2O/c8-7(9)6-4-2-1-3-5-6;;;/h1-4H,(H,8,9);;;1H2/q;2*+1;/p-2

InChIKey

OHMUWKNVPXHEOC-UHFFFAOYSA-L

Smiles

c1(c(cccc1)C(=O)[O-])[Hg]O.[Na+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 15500ug/kg (15.5mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: FOOD INTAKE (ANIMAL)

PERIPHERAL NERVE AND SENSATION: FLACCID PARALYSIS WITHOUT ANESTHESIA (USUALLY NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKAGE)
Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association, Scientific Edition. Vol. 36, Pg. 30, 1947.