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Testing Status of Codeine phosphate 52288


CASRN: 52-28-8

Formula: C18-H21-N-O3.H3-O4-P

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Morphinan-6-alpha-ol, 7,8-didehydro-4,5-alpha-epoxy-3-methoxy-17-methyl-, phosphate (1:1)

Known Uses

Narcotic used in cough medicine; CNS depressant; codeine occurs in opium (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (039151)  Completed 
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Positive 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Negative 
  • Salmonella  (514268)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelman, K. Salmonella Mutagenicity Tests V. Results from the Testing of 311 Chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 19 (Suppl 21) (1992) 2-141
    •  Negative