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Substance Name: Oil of sassafras
RN: 8006-80-2
UNII: 78ZX2PFG2Z

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2017: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Sassafras albidum, Lauraceae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Human Data
  • Natural Product
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA UVCB
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Oil of sassafras
  • Oils, sassafras
  • Sassafras oil

MeSH Heading

  • Sassafras

Synonyms

  • Caswell No. 617
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 015603
  • Oil of camphor sassafrassy
  • Oil of sassafras
  • Sassafras oil
  • Sassafras oil (Sassafras albidum (Nutt.) Nees)
  • Sassafras oil, Brazillian
  • UNII-78ZX2PFG2Z

Systematic Names

  • Oil of sassafras
  • Oils, sassafras

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8006-80-2

FDA UNII

  • 78ZX2PFG2Z

System Generated Number

  • 0008006802

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
man LDLo oral 83mg/kg (83mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: MYDRIASIS (PUPILLARY DILATION): EYE

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

GASTROINTESTINAL: NAUSEA OR VOMITING
Archives of Disease in Childhood. Vol. 28, Pg. 475, 1953.
rabbit LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Food and Chemical Toxicology. Vol. 20, Pg. 825, 1982.
rat LD50 oral 1900mg/kg (1900mg/kg)   Food and Chemical Toxicology. Vol. 20, Pg. 825, 1982.