Testing Status of Sodium selenite 10240-C

 

CASRN: 10102-18-8

Formula: H2-O3-Se.2Na

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Selenious acid, disodium salt (9CI)
  • Selenite, Sodium

Known Uses

Additive in animal feed. Bacteriological and alkaloidal reagent. In glass manufacturing.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 2 weeks (Dosed-Water)  (C04308)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: 3.9, 15.6, 62.5, 250, 1000 PPM.
  • 13 weeks (Dosed-Water)  (C04308)  Report Complete 
    • TOX-38 (NIH Number: 94-3387)  (Tox Peer Review 08/17/1993A )
      Toxicity Studies of Sodium Selenate and Sodium Selenite (CASRNs 13410-01-0 and 10102-18-8) Administered in Drinking Water to F344/N Rats and B6C3F1 Mice.
    • Rats: F344/N; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: 0, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32 PPM (1O PER GROUP).

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (S0959)  Completed 
    • C. elegans

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 8 consecutive days (MTD PHASE), 7 to 14 GD (reproductive phase) Short-Term in vivo Repro. Tox. (Gavage)  (T0138A)  Completed 
    • Citation: Screening of Priority Chemicals for Potential Reproductive Hazard
    • Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 14 MG/KG BD WT.
  • 8 consecutive days (MTD PHASE), 7 to 14 GD (reproductive phase) Short-Term in vivo Repro. Tox. (Gavage)  (T0138B)  Completed 
    • Citation: Determination of the Reproductive Effects in Mice of Nine Selected Chemicals
    • Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 5 MG/KG BD WT.
  • 8 consecutive days (MTD PHASE), 7 to 14 GD (reproductive phase) Short-Term in vivo Repro. Tox. (Gavage)  (T0138C)  Completed 
    • Citation: Screening of Priority Chemicals for Reproductive Hazards
    • Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 3.5 MG/KG BD WT.
  • 8 consecutive days (MTD PHASE), 7 to 14 GD (reproductive phase) Short-Term in vivo Repro. Tox. (Gavage)  (T0138D)  Completed 
    • Citation: Screening of Priority Chemicals for Potential Reproductive Hazard
    • Female Mice: Swiss
    • Dose: 7 MG/KG BD WT.