National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-12105

Testing Status of Simvastatin - 12105

 

CASRN: 79902-63-9

Formula: C25-H38-O5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Zocor

Known Uses

A cholesterol-lowering medication that blocks the production of cholesterol.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Modified One-Generation

  • Dose Range Finding (Gavage)  (MOG12105)  On Test 
    • Perinatal Dose Range-Finding Investigative Study
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
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