National Toxicology Program

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Testing Status of Berberine chloride dihydrate - M990031

 

CASRN: 5956-60-5

Related: BERBERINE (2086-83-1)

Formula: C20-H18-N-O4.Cl.2H2-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Berberine hydrochloride bihydrate
  • 5,6-Dihydro-9,10-dimethoxybenzo(g)-1,3-benzodioxolo(5,6-a)quinolizinium chloride dihydrate

Known Uses

Ingredient in tea, herbal dietary supplements, and over-the-counter health related products

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • 6 to 20 GD Conventional Teratology (Gavage)  (TER20102)  Completed 
    • Citation: Final Study Report Developmental Toxicity Research Evaluation for Berberine Chloride Dihydrate (CASRN 5956-60-5) Administered by Gavage to Sprague-Dawley (CD®) Rats on Gestational Days 6 through 19
    • Citation: Final Study Report?Developmental Toxicity Research Evaluation for Berberine Chloride Dihydrate (CASRN 5956-60-5) Administered by Gavage to Sprague-Dawley (CD®) Rats on Gestational Days 6 Through 19?
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
    • Dose: 0, 1000 MG/KG.
  • 6 to 17 GD Conventional Teratology (Gavage)  (TER20103)  Completed 
    • Citation: FINAL STUDY REPORT DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY RESEARCH EVALUATION OF BERBERINE CHLORIDE DIHYDRATE (CASRN 5956-60-5) ADMINISTERED BY GAVAGE TO SWISS (CD-1(r)) MICE ON GESTATIONAL DAYS 6 THROUGH 16?
    • Citation: Final Study Report Developmental Toxicity Research Evaluation of Berberine Chloride Dihydrate (CASRN 5956-60-5) Administered by Gavage to Swiss (CD-1®) Mice on Gestational Days 6 through 16
    • Female Mice: Swiss CD-1
    • Dose: 0, 1000 MG/KG.
  • 6 to 20 GD Conventional Teratology (Dosed-Feed)  (TER98008)  Completed 
    • Citation: FINAL STUDY REPORT DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY EVALUATION FOR BERBERINE CHLORIDE DIHYDRATE ADMINISTERED IN THE FEED TO SPRAGUE-DAWLEY (CD(r)) RATS ON GESTATIONAL DAYS 6 TO 20
    • Citation: Final Study Report Developmental Toxicity Evaluation For Berberine Chloride Dihydrate Administered in the Feed to Sprague-Dawley (CD®) Rats on Gestational Days 6 to 20
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
    • Dose: 0, 3625, 7250, OR 14, 500 PPM.
  • 6 to 17 GD Conventional Teratology (Dosed-Feed)  (TER99002)  Completed 
    • Citation: FINAL STUDY REPORT DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY EVALUTAION OF BERBERINE CHLORIDE DIHYDRATE ADMINISTERED IN THE FEED TO SWISS (CD-I(r)) MICE ON GESTATIONAL DAYS 6 TO 17
    • Citation: Final Study Report Developmental Toxicity Evaluation of Berberine Chloride Dihydrate Administered in the Feed to Swiss (CD-1®) Mice on Gestational Days 6 to 17
    • Female Mice: Swiss CD-1
    • Dose: 0, 3500, 5250, OR 7000 PPM.
  • 6 to 20 GD Teratology Pilot Studies (Dosed-Feed)  (TRP98008)  Completed 
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
    • Dose: 0, 200, 400, 800, 1200, OR 1600 PPM IN FEED.
  • 6 to 17 GD Teratology Pilot Studies (Dosed-Feed)  (TRP99003)  Completed 
    • Female Mice: Swiss CD-1
    • Dose: 0, 80, 160, 320, 480, OR 640 PPM.
  • 6 to 20 GD Teratology Pilot Studies (Dosed-Feed)  (TRP99004)  Completed 
    • Female Rats: Sprague Dawley
    • Dose: 0, 2000, 5000, 8000, 11000, OR 14000 PPM.
  • 1 to 17 GD Teratology Pilot Studies (Dosed-Feed)  (TRP99005)  Completed 
    • Female Mice: Swiss CD-1
    • Dose: 0, 1400, 2600, 3800, 5000, OR 6200 PPM.
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