National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-10959-g

Testing Status of Sodium salicylate - 10959-G

 

CASRN: 54-21-7

Formula: C7-H6-O3.Na

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Hydroxy-benzoic acid, monosodium salt (9CI)

Known Uses

Analgesic drug used for pain relief, preservative for adhesives, obtained from plant sources (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • Neurotoxicology Assessment (Gavage)  (NTA94004)  Completed 
    • Citation: Animal Neurobehavioral Test Battery in NTP Assessment In: Advances in Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Applications in Environmental & Occupational Health (Barry L. Johnson, ED.), Lewis Publishers, Inc. pp. 403-418 (1990).
    • Male Rats: F344/N
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