National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Digitonin - M20417


CASRN: 11024-24-1

Formula: C56-H92-O29

Synonyms/Common Names

  • beta-D-Galactopyranoside, (2alpha,3beta,5alpha,15beta,25R)-2,15-dihydroxyspirostan-3-yl O-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-(1-3)-O-beta-D-galactopyranosyl-(1-2)-O-(beta-D-xylopyranosyl-(1-3))-O-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-(1-4)-

Known Uses

Cholesterol determination in blood plasma, bile & tissue, reagent, obtained from digitalis plant seed (Merck)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (118409)  Completed 
    •  Equivocal 
  • Salmonella  (A71624)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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