National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Tetracycline hydrochloride (N78002)

Tetracycline hydrochloride

Specific Substances: Tetracycline hydrochloride

Nomination Date: 11/00/1977

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Broad spectrum antibiotic, preliminary tests indicate it may be co-carcinogen

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Unknown

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CASRN: 64-75-5

Agent Name: Tetracycline hydrochloride

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