National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of S-adenosylmethionine - M000061


CASRN: 29908-03-0

Formula: C15-H22-N6-O5-S

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Adenosine, 5'-((3-amino-3-carboxypropyl)methylsulfonio)-5'-deoxy-, inner salt, (3S)-
  • Methioninyladenylate

Known Uses

Dietary supplement used to treat osteoarthritis, depression, and liver diseases

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A13041)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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