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Substance Name: Aluminum chloride [USP]
RN: 7784-13-6
UNII: 3CYT62D3GA
InChIKey: JGDITNMASUZKPW-UHFFFAOYSA-K

Note

  • For athlete's foot hyperhidrosis therapy.

Molecular Formulas

  • Al-Cl3
  • Al-Cl3.6H2-O

Molecular Weight

  • 241.4298
 

Classification Codes

  • Astringent (Topical)
  • Astringents
  • Dermatologic Agents
  • Mutation Data
  • Reproductive Effect
  • Skin / Eye Irritant

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Aluminum chloride
  • Aluminum chloride [USP]

Synonyms

  • AI3-01918
  • Aluminum chloride hexahydrate
  • Aluminum trichloride hexahydrate
  • Aluminum(III) chloride, hexahydrate
  • CCRIS 5552
  • UNII-3CYT62D3GA

Systematic Name

  • Aluminum chloride, hexahydrate

Mixture Names

  • Drysol
  • Xerac AC

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 7784-13-6

FDA UNII

  • 3CYT62D3GA

Related Registry Number

  • 7446-70-0 (anhydrous cpd)

System Generated Number

  • 0007784136

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • Al-Cl3
  • Al-Cl3.6H2-O

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • Al-Cl3
  • COMPONENT
  • H2-O

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/Al.3ClH.6H2O/h;3*1H;6*1H2/q+3;;;;;;;;;/p-3

InChIKey

JGDITNMASUZKPW-UHFFFAOYSA-K

Smiles

[Al](Cl)(Cl)Cl.O.O.O.O.O.O

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 940mg/kg (940mg/kg)   Pharmacology and Toxicology Vol. 60, Pg. 280, 1987.
mouse LD50 oral 1990mg/kg (1990mg/kg)   Pharmacology and Toxicology Vol. 60, Pg. 280, 1987.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 728mg/kg (728mg/kg)   Pharmacology and Toxicology Vol. 60, Pg. 280, 1987.
rat LD50 oral 3311mg/kg (3311mg/kg)   Pharmacology and Toxicology Vol. 60, Pg. 280, 1987.