National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Methylphenidate (N79453)


Specific Substances: Methylphenidate, Methylphenidate hydrochloride

Nomination Date: 09/00/1979

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Chronic use in children, lack of toxicological data

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 6, 8

Status: Selected

Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.

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CASRN: 113-45-1

Agent Name: Methylphenidate

  • No studies are available.

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CASRN: 298-59-9

Agent Name: Methylphenidate hydrochloride

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