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Substance Name: Sodium cyanate
RN: 917-61-3
UNII: 8UFS3JRV8P
InChIKey: ZVCDLGYNFYZZOK-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Note

  • Used in treatment of sickle cell anemia.

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Human Data

Molecular Formulas

  • C-H-N-O.Na
  • C-N-O.Na

Molecular Weight

  • 65.007
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Sodium cyanate

Synonyms

  • AI3-28763
  • CCRIS 3589
  • Cyansan
  • EC 213-030-6
  • EINECS 213-030-6
  • NSC 272331
  • San-cyan
  • Sodium cyanate
  • Sodium isocyanate
  • UNII-8UFS3JRV8P
  • Weecon
  • Zassol

Systematic Names

  • Cyanic acid, sodium salt
  • Cyanic acid, sodium salt (1:1)
  • Sodium cyanate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 917-61-3

FDA UNII

  • 8UFS3JRV8P

Other Registry Numbers

  • 159334-16-4
  • 16910-85-3
  • 64256-36-6

System Generated Number

  • 0000917613

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formulas

  • C-H-N-O.Na
  • C-N-O.Na

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C-H-N-O
  • C-N-O
  • COMPONENT
  • Na

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/CHNO.Na/c2-1-3;/h3H;/q;+1/p-1

InChIKey

ZVCDLGYNFYZZOK-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

C(#N)[O-].[Na+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
human TDLo oral 5400mg/kg/24W (5400mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: VISUAL FIELD CHANGES: EYE

SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: OTHER: EYE
Archives of Ophthalmology Vol. 94, Pg. 927, 1976.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 260mg/kg (260mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)
Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 185, Pg. 653, 1973.
mouse LD50 unreported 400mg/kg (400mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 55(8), Pg. 30, 1990.
mouse LDLo oral 4mg/kg (4mg/kg)   Annales Pharmaceutiques Francaises. Vol. 19, Pg. 740, 1961.
rat LD50 intramuscular 310mg/kg (310mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ALTERED SLEEP TIME (INCLUDING CHANGE IN RIGHTING REFLEX)

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: URINE VOLUME INCREASED

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
British Journal of Pharmacology and Chemotherapy. Vol. 1, Pg. 186, 1946.
rat LD50 oral 1500mg/kg (1500mg/kg)   Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Vol. 185, Pg. 653, 1973.
rat LD50 unreported 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 55(8), Pg. 30, 1990.