National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Scutellaria - M040030



Synonyms/Common Names

  • Scutellaria lateriflora
  • Skullcap

Known Uses

Used in Chinese herbal medicine as an anti-inflammatory, antibacterial. Skullcap is also indicated as a classic sedative herb. Nerve nourisher.

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A27924)  On Test 
    • Salmonella  (A91630)  Completed 
      •  Negative 
    NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.