National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/nm-n89007

Nomination Summary for Methylene blue (N89007)

Methylene blue

Specific Substances: Methylene blue trihydrate, Methylene blue

Nomination Date: 03/28/1989

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Potential for high exposure in animals and humans; lack of adequate long-term toxicity data.

NTP Principles: 3, 4, 6 PRE 90

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.

Back to Top

CASRN: 61-73-4

Agent Name: Methylene blue

  • No studies are available.

Back to Top

CASRN: 7220-79-3

Agent Name: Methylene blue trihydrate

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.