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Substance Name: Ferric chloride
RN: 7705-08-0
UNII: U38V3ZVV3V
InChIKey: RBTARNINKXHZNM-UHFFFAOYSA-K

Note

  • Used to induce experimental arterial thrombosis to evaluate antithrombotic agents.

Molecular Formula

  • Cl3-Fe

Molecular Weight

  • 162.204
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Human Data
  • Mutation Data
  • Noxae
  • Reproductive Effect

Superlist Classification Code

  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 1000 lb

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Ferric chloride
  • Iron (III) chloride

Synonyms

  • AI3-51902
  • Caswell No. 459
  • CCRIS 2299
  • Chlorure ferrique
  • Chlorure ferrique [French]
  • Chlorure perrique
  • Chlorure perrique [French]
  • EC 231-729-4
  • EINECS 231-729-4
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 034901
  • Ferric chloride
  • Flores martis
  • HSDB 449
  • Iron chloride
  • Iron chloride (Fe2Cl3)
  • Iron chloride (FeCl3)
  • Iron perchloride
  • Iron sesquichloride (DOT)
  • Iron trichloride
  • Iron(III) chloride
  • Iron(III) chloride, solution
  • Natural molysite
  • NSC 135798
  • NSC 51150
  • Perchlorure de fer
  • Perchlorure de fer [French]
  • UNII-U38V3ZVV3V

Systematic Names

  • Ferric chloride
  • Iron chloride (FeCl3)
  • Iron trichloride
  • Iron(III) chloride

Superlist Names

  • Ferric chloride
  • Ferric chloride solution
  • Ferric chloride solutions
  • Ferric chloride, anhydrous
  • Ferric chloride, anhydrous [UN1773] [Corrosive]
  • Ferric chloride, solution
  • Ferric chloride, solution [UN2582] [Corrosive]
  • Iron chloride
  • Iron(III) chloride
  • UN1773
  • UN2582

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 7705-08-0

FDA UNII

  • U38V3ZVV3V

Other Registry Numbers

  • 12178-83-5
  • 130622-20-7
  • 774583-10-7

Related Registry Number

  • 10025-77-1 (hexahydrate)

System Generated Number

  • 0007705080

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/3ClH.Fe/h3*1H;/q;;;+3/p-3

InChIKey

RBTARNINKXHZNM-UHFFFAOYSA-K

Smiles

[Fe](Cl)(Cl)Cl

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intravenous 58mg/kg (58mg/kg)   Yakugaku Zasshi. Journal of Pharmacy. Vol. 87, Pg. 677, 1967.
mouse LD50 oral 895mg/kg (895mg/kg)   Kenkyu Nenpo--Tokyo-toritsu Eisei Kenkyusho. Annual Report of Tokyo Metropolitan Research Laboratory of Public Health. Vol. 27, Pg. 159, 1976.
rat LD50 oral 450mg/kg (450mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 39(5), Pg. 16, 1974.
women LDLo oral 4mL/kg (4mL/kg) GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA
Veterinary and Human Toxicology. Vol. 40, Pg. 31, 1998.