1-Benzyl-4-piperidone is a pharmaceutical intermediate, it is used in penfluridol synthesis of bulk drugs.
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Chunmei Gao.; Yuyang Jiang.; Chunyan Tan.; Xuyu Zu.; Huachen Liu.; Derong Cao. Synthesis and potent antileukemic activities of 10-benzyl-9(10H)-acridinones. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry. 2008, 16 (18), 8670-8675.
Hazard Statements: H302-H317
Harmful if swallowed. May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Precautionary Statements: P260-P201-P280g-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.