2-(Amino methyl)pyridine is a synthesis reagent used in the synthesis of PPD analogues. It is also used in the preparation of 5-nitro-2-furancarboxylamides displaying potent tryoanocidal activity against trypanosomiasis.
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Hazard Statements: H227-H314-H318
Combustible liquid. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P280-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310a
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor