Sodium nitroprusside (Na2[Fe(CN)5NO])

Substance: Sodium nitroprusside dihydrate.

Also known as: Disodium nitroprusside dihyrate Nipride dihydrate Sodium nitroferricyanide dihydrate Sodium nitroprussiate dihydrate Sodium nitrosylpentacyanoferrate (III) dihydrate

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Hazard information danger

Toxic cat. 1 - 3

Hazard statements

  • Toxic if swallowed

Precautionary statements

  • Wash … thoroughly after handling.
  • Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.
  • Store locked up.
  • Dispose of contents/container to … [… in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulation (to be specified)].

Experiments with this reagent