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Nomination Summary for Sodium zompirac (N87206)

Nominated Substances: Sodium zomepirac

Nomination Date: 01/15/1987

Nominator: National Research Council Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology

Rationale: Widely consumed by young, healthy, persons and taken off the market after it was linked to several cases of anaphylaxis. Recent reexamination of the pathology data used to support the New Drug Application (NDA) suggests that the drug was a carcinogen

NTP Principles: not specified

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