Bismuth Sodium Iodide

Title: Bismuth Sodium Iodide
CAS Registry Number: 53778-50-0
CAS Name: Disodium pentaiodobismuthate(2-)
Additional Names: sodium pentaiodobismuthate(III); sodium bismuth iodide; sodium iodobismuthite
Trademarks: Aniobi; Bismjol
Molecular Formula: BiI5Na2
Molecular Weight: 889.48
Percent Composition: Bi 23.49%, I 71.34%, Na 5.17%
Line Formula: Na2BiI5
Literature References: Prepn: Gurchot et al., J. Pharmacol. 45, 427 (1932).
Derivative Type: Tetrahydrate
Properties: Odorless, red crystals; astringent taste. mp 93° (dec). Soluble in water, alcohol, acetone, ethyl acetate; slightly sol in ether; hydrolyzes in soln.
Melting point: mp 93° (dec)
Status: This monograph has been retired and is no longer subject to revision or update.
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