It is used as pharmaceutical intermediate.
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Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H318
Causes serious eye damage.
Indicaciones de precaución: P280i-P305+P351+P338-P310a
Wear eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.