National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Lithium carbonate - 10295-K

 

CASRN: 554-13-2

Formula: C-H2-O3.2Li

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Carbonic acid,dilithium salt (9CI)

Known Uses

Glazes on ceramic and electrical porcelain, antidepressant

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 14 days Immunotoxicity (Gavage)  (IMM85001)  Completed 
    • Female Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: 50, 200, 400 MG/KG. DOSES WERE MODIFIED TO 100, 300, 400 MG/KG IN REPEAT AND LATER STUDIES BECAUSE OF A LACK OF EFFECT AT 50 AND 200 MG/KG..
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