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Testing Status of Malachite green oxalate M940073


CASRN: 2437-29-8

Formula: C46-H50-N4.C2-H2-O4.2C2-H-O4

Synonyms/Common Names

  • C. I. Basic Green 4 oxalate
  • N-(4-((4-(Dimethylamino)phenyl)phenylmethylene)-2,5-cyclohexadiene-1-ylidene)-N-methyl-,ethanedioate

Known Uses

Widely used antifungal agent in fish hatcheries for the treatment of fungal infections in brook fish and fish eggs.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Micronucleus  (A40909)  Completed 
    • Rats: Fischer 344
    • Male Negative 
  • Salmonella  (A17242)  Completed 
    •  Negative