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Substance Name: Valerian
RN: 8008-88-6
UNII: 5IDP76AM0Y

Notes

  • A plant genus of the family VALERIANACEAE, order Dipsacales, subclass Asteridae, class Magnoliopsida. It is best known for the sedative use and valepotriate content of the roots. It is sometimes called Garden Heliotrope but is unrelated to true Heliotrope ( HELIOTROPIUM).
  • TSCA Definition 2018: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Valerian officinalis, Valerianaceae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Natural Product
  • TSCA UVCB

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Valerian

Synonyms

  • Baldrian oel
  • Baldrian oel [German]
  • FEMA No. 3100
  • Heliotrope, Garden
  • Oils, valerian
  • Serenus
  • UNII-5IDP76AM0Y
  • Valerian oil
  • Valerian rhizome and root oil
  • Valerian root extract
  • Valerian root oil
  • Valerian root oil (Valenriana officinalis L.)
  • Valeriana
  • Valeriana officinalis
  • Valeriana officinalis root oil

Systematic Names

  • Baldrian oil
  • Oils, valerian

Superlist Name

  • Valerian oil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8008-88-6

FDA UNII

  • 5IDP76AM0Y

System Generated Number

  • 0008008886

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LD50 oral 15gm/kg (15000mg/kg)   Pharmazie. Vol. 14, Pg. 435, 1959.