Testing Status of Bismuth subsalicylate 10284-Y


CASRN: 14882-18-9

Formula: C7-H5-Bi-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Bismuth, (2-hydroxybenzoato-O1,O2)oxo- (9CI)

Known Uses

Medical treatment of lupus erythematosus. Paper coatings, stabilizer, agricultural fungicide. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (731380)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger E, Anderson B, Haworth S, Lawlor T, Mortelmans K, Speck W. Salmonella mutagenicity tests: III. Results from the testing of 255 chemicals. Environ Mutagen. 1987;9 Suppl 9:1-109.
    •  Negative