National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Evening Primrose Oil (N20904)

Evening Primrose Oil

Specific Substances: Evening Primrose Oil

Nomination Date: 06/10/2009

Nominator: NIEHS

Rationale: Use as a dietary supplement, particularly for autoimmune conditions; lack of adequate toxicological data

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected

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CASRN: 90028-66-3

Agent Name: Evening Primrose Oil

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