Sodium Methylarsinate

(USAN)

Chemical information

Metilarsinato de sodio; Natrium Methylarsonicum; Sodium Metharsinite. Disodium monomethylarsonate hexahydrate.
Chemical formula: CH3AsNa2O3,6H2O = 292.0.
CAS — 5967-62-4.

Profile

Sodium methylarsinate is an organic arsenic compound with adverse effects similar to those of arsenic trioxide. It was formerly included in some vitamin and mineral preparations. It has also been used as a herbicide.
Published May 08, 2019.