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Target Organs and Levels of Evidence for TR-098

Bioassay of dl-Menthol for Possible Carcinogenicity (CASRN 89-78-1)

Chemical (Study Title)
CASRN
Peer Review DatePrimary UsesRoute/Exposure LevelsStudy Laboratory
DL-menthol
15356-70-4
08/31/1978Used for cooling effects, mint flavor and odor, in cigarettes, over the counter drugs, cosmetics, food and beverages. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.Dosed-Feed
R: 0,3750,7500, M: 0,2000,4000 PPM/50 PER GROUP
Hazleton, Vienna

Levels of Evidence

Male Rats: Negative
Female Rats: Negative
Male Mice: Negative
Female Mice: Negative