National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Crystal violet lactone - M890053


CASRN: 1552-42-7

Formula: C26-H29-N3-O2

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1(3H)-Isobenzofuranone, 6-(dimethylamino)-3,3-bis(4-(dimethylamino)phenyl)-

Known Uses

Anti-fungal, topical germicide gentamycin occurs in fermentation of micromonospora (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (455562)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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