National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Glucosamine (N20325)


Specific Substances: Glucosamine

Nomination Date: 12/03/2002

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Widespread long-term use as a dietary supplement and inadequate data to assess safety

NTP Principles: 1, 2

Status: Selected

Agents and Status

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CASRN: 3416-24-8

Agent Name: Glucosamine

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