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Substance Name: Calamus oil
RN: 8015-79-0
UNII: 5F9K5X640P

Note

  • TSCA Definition 2008: Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Acorus calamus, Araceae.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Natural Product
  • TSCA UVCB
  • Tumor Data
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Calamus oil

Synonyms

  • Acorus calamus Linn., oil extract
  • Acorus calamus oil
  • Calami aetheroleum
  • Calamus oil
  • Calamus oil (Acorus calamus L.)
  • CCRIS 1597
  • Essential oil of Acorus calamus Linn.
  • Kalmus oel
  • Kalmus oel [German]
  • Oil of Acorus calamus Linn.
  • Oil of sweet flag
  • Oils, acorus calamus
  • Oleo de acorus calamus
  • Oleo de acorus calamus [Spanish]
  • Oleum calami
  • UNII-5F9K5X640P

Systematic Names

  • Calamus oil
  • Oil of calamus
  • Oils, acorus calamus

Superlist Name

  • Calamus oil

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8015-79-0

FDA UNII

  • 5F9K5X640P

System Generated Number

  • 0008015790

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LD50 intraperitoneal 297mg/kg (297mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: TETANY

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY STIMULATION
Antibiotics and Chemotherapy Vol. 7, Pg. 378, 1957.
guinea pig LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 15, Pg. 623, 1977.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 177mg/kg (177mg/kg)   Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. Vol. 11, Pg. 163, 1959.
mouse LD50 intravenous 1138mg/kg (1138mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: GENERAL ANESTHETIC

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Dissertationes Pharmaceuticae. Vol. 16, Pg. 447, 1964.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 221mg/kg (221mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 15, Pg. 623, 1977.
rat LD50 oral 777mg/kg (777mg/kg)   Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 2, Pg. 327, 1964.
rat LD50 oral 777mg/kg (777mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 2, Pg. 327, 1964.