GV (nerve agent)

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GV (nerve agent)
Ball-and-stick model of GV
Skeletal formula of GV
Identifiers
CAS number 141102-74-1 N
PubChem 132333
ChemSpider 112656 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C6H16FN2O2P
Molar mass 198.176 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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GV (IUPAC name: 2-(Dimethylamino)ethyl N,N-dimethylphosphoramidofluoridate) is an organophosphate nerve agent. GV is a part of a new series of nerve agents with properties similar to both the "G-series" and "V-series". It is a potent acetylcholinesterase inhibitor with properties similar to other nerve agents, being a highly poisonous vapour. Treatment for poisoning with GV involves drugs such as atropine, benactyzine, obidoxime, and HI-6.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Fusek J, Bajgar J (1994). "Treatment of intoxication with GV compound in laboratory rats". Sb Ved Pr Lek Fak Karlovy Univerzity Hradci Kralove 37 (2): 57–62. PMID 7784799. 
  2. ^ Kassa J, Bajgar J (1996). "Therapeutic efficacy of obidoxime or HI-6 with atropine against intoxication with some nerve agents in mice". Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove) 39 (1): 27–30. PMID 9106387. 

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