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Substance Name: 4-Hydroxyphenylmercuric chloride
RN: 623-07-4
UNII: 3JJ4O33LAY
InChIKey: TWFQKNGANGSSRM-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Note

  • Disinfectant in soaps & topical medications.

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H5-Cl-Hg-O

Molecular Weight

  • 329.147
 

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Fungicide, Bactericide, Wood Preservative
  • Organometallic
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 4-Hydroxyphenylmercuric chloride

Synonyms

  • 4-16-00-01738 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • 4-Chloromercuriphenol
  • AI3-23200
  • BRN 3662178
  • NSC 1537
  • NSC 3771
  • p-Chloromercuriphenol
  • p-Hydroxyfenylmerkurichlorid
  • p-Hydroxyfenylmerkurichlorid [Czech]
  • p-Hydroxyphenylmercuric chloride
  • p-Hydroxyphenylmercury chloride
  • Phenol, p-(chloromercuri)-
  • UNII-3JJ4O33LAY

Systematic Names

  • Mercury, chloro(4-hydroxyphenyl)-
  • Mercury, chloro(p-hydroxyphenyl)-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 623-07-4

FDA UNII

  • 3JJ4O33LAY

System Generated Number

  • 0000623074

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H5O.ClH.Hg/c7-6-4-2-1-3-5-6;;/h2-5,7H;1H;/q;;+1/p-1

InChIKey

TWFQKNGANGSSRM-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

c1(ccc(O)cc1)[Hg]Cl

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LDLo intraperitoneal 55mg/kg (55mg/kg)   Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 31, Pg. 87, 1927.
rat LD oral > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, Chemical-Biological Coordination Center, Review. Vol. 5, Pg. 31, 1953.
rat LDLo intraperitoneal 50mg/kg (50mg/kg)   National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, Chemical-Biological Coordination Center, Review. Vol. 5, Pg. 36, 1953.