National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Antiperspirants (N94014)


Specific Substances: Aluminum hydroxide

Nomination Date: 07/05/1994

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: Investigate the possible connection between the use of anti-perspirants and the increased incidence of breast cancer in women.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

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: 21645-51-2

Agent Name: Aluminum hydroxide

  • No studies are available.
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