Safety (MSDS) data for estradiol

Safety (MSDS) data for estradiol


    Synonyms: estradiol 17b, 17-beta-estra-1,3,5(10)-triene-3,17-diol, dihydrofolliculin, dihydroxyestrin
    Use: Contraceptive
    Molecular formula: C18H24O2
    CAS No: 50-28-2
    EINECS No: 200-023-8

Physical data

    Appearance: solid
    Melting point: 173 C
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    Stable. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.


    Experimental carcinogen in animals. May be harmful if swallowed or inhaled.

Transport information

    Non-hazardous for air, sea and road freight.

Personal protection

    Safety glasses.

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