National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Testing Status of Safflower oil - 8001238

 

CASRN: 8001-23-8

Formula: N/F

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Safflower seed oil

Known Uses

Dietary supplement; chemical intermediate in paints; veterinary & dietary supplement; chemical intermediate in paints.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Long-Term Carcinogenicity

  • 2 years (Gavage)  (C62204)  Report Complete 
    • TR-426 (NIH Number: 94-3157)  (Peer Review Approval 12/01/1992A )
      Comparative Toxicology Studies of Corn Oil, Safflower Oil, and Tricaprylin (CASRNs 8001-30-7, 8001-23-8, and 538-23-8) in Male F344/N Rats as Vehicles for Gavage
    • Rats: F344/N
    • Dose: RATS ONLY: 0,2.5,5,10 ML/KG/50 PER GROUP.

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (469522)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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