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Testing Status of alpha-Solanine M960041

 

CASRN: 20562-02-1

Formula: C45-H73-N-O15

Synonyms/Common Names

  • alpha-Solanin
  • beta-D-Galactopyranoside,(3beta)-solanid-5-en-3-yl-0-6-deoxy-alpha-L-mannopyranosyl(1-2)-0-[beta-D-glucopyranosyl-1-3] (9CI)
  • 1H-Naphth[2',1':4,5]indeno[1,2-B]indolizine,beta-D-galactopyranoside deriv
  • Solatunine

Known Uses

Naturally occurring in food. Has been used as an agricultural insecticide

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 6 to 16 GD Conventional Teratology (Gavage)  (TER20002)  Completed 
    • Citation: Final Study Report Developmental Toxicity Evaluation for Alpha-Solanine (CASRN 20562-02-2) Administered by Gavage to Swiss (CD-1®) Mice on Gestational Days 6-16
    • Citation: Final Study Report Developmental Toxicity Evaluation for Alpha-Solanine (CASRN 20562-02-2) Administered by Gavage to Swiss (CD-1®) Mice on Gestational Days 6-16
    • Female Mice: Swiss Albino
    • Dose: 0, 50, 100, OR 200 MG/KG/DAY.
  • 6 to 16 GD Teratology Pilot Studies (Gavage)  (TRP20002)  Completed 
    • Female Mice: Swiss Albino
    • Dose: 0, 10, 20, 40, 80, OR 160 MG/KG/DAY.