National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m050013

Testing Status of Acetyl-l-carnitine hydrochloride - M050013

 

CASRN: 5080-50-2

Formula: C9-H18-N-O4.Cl

Synonyms/Common Names

  • ALCAR
  • Nicetile
  • Normobren
  • 1-Propanaminium, 2-(acetyloxy)-3-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-, chloride, (R)-
  • Zibren

Known Uses

Dietary supplement; marketed as an anti-aging product to increase natural energy and reduce toxic oxidants and cellular damage

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Nomination Background

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A23955)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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