National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of QT drugs (Lovastatin) - M040078


CASRN: 75330-75-5

Formula: C24-H36-O5

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Lovastatin (QT drugs)

Known Uses

Therapeutic agent used to lower cholesterol

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 1 day (Per os (Capsule))  (C20538D)  Completed 
    • Dog: Beagles
    • Dose: 0, 0.25, 0.5, 1, 10, OR 20 MG/KG; 6/GROUP.
  • 13-Week (Per os (Capsule))  (C20538D)  Completed 
    • Dog: Beagles
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