National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Black haw bark extract - M040083


CASRN: 84929-54-4

Formula: N/A

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Viburnum extract
  • Viburnum prunifolium bark extract

Known Uses

This plant has been used traditionally for the treatment of dysmenorrhea, threatened abortion, as well as asthma (bhp 1996). Has also been used for the treatment of high blood pressure, menstrual irregularities and nervous tension, as an antispasmodic, diuretic, tonic and uterine sedative.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A39246)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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