Please note, this OEL/ADE monograph also applies to Rubidium chloride (CAS RN 7791-11-9), Rubidium iodide (CAS RN 7790-29-6), and Rubidium nitrate (CAS RN 13126-12-0). Rubidium (Rb) is an alkali metal element. It is used as a chemical reagent and in the manufacture of photoelectric cells and special glasses, as a getter for vacuum tubes, and as a propellant in ion engines on spacecraft. Rubidium chloride (RbCl), rubidium hydroxide (RbOH), and rubidium iodide (RbI) are watersoluble. These compounds have several established therapeutic applications. For example, RbCl has been used as an antidepressant, and RbI has been used as an iodine source for the treatment of goiter. Rubidium (Rb) compounds are also used in scientific research. For instance, RbOH and RbCl are catalysts used in chemical syntheses.

Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.


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Why do you need this OEL Fastrac monograph?

OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:

  • The numerical OEL and control band assignment needed to determine the level of required engineering controls and personal protective equipment
  • A listing of all cited references utilized in the derivation of the OEL and ADE
  • An expert review and discussion with respect to the critical endpoints of concern, the rationale for the choice of endpoints, and dose that is to be used in the derivation of the ADE (PDE), as required by the EMA's Guideline on setting health-based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities

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