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Testing Status of 5-Fluorouracil 11106-Y


CASRN: 51-21-8

Formula: C4-H3-F-N2-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 5-Fluor-2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione (9CI)

Known Uses

Antineoplastic drug

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (159566)  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