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Substance Name: Mineral oils
RN: 8020-83-5

Note

  • A mixture of liquid hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum. It is used as laxative, lubricant, ointment base, and emollient.
 

Classification Codes

  • Dermatologic Agents
  • Emollients
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Mineral oils

Name of Substance

  • Mineral oil

MeSH Heading

  • Mineral oil

Synonyms

  • CCRIS 8587
  • Deodorized kerosene
  • Deodorized kerosine
  • Kerosene, deodorized
  • Mineral oil

Systematic Names

  • Deobase
  • Hydrocarbon oils

Superlist Names

  • Hydrocarbon oils
  • Mineral oil mist

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8020-83-5

Other Registry Numbers

  • 110736-55-5
  • 51158-38-4
  • 53569-27-0
  • 55199-98-9
  • 58450-30-9
  • 61035-99-2
  • 8044-51-7

System Generated Number

  • 0008020835

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rabbit LD50 oral 8840mg/kg (8840mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: "CHANGES IN TUBULES (INCLUDING ACUTE RENAL FAILURE, ACUTE TUBULAR NECROSIS)"

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT
AMA Archives of Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Medicine. Vol. 2, Pg. 420, 1950.
rabbit LD50 skin > 5gm/kg (5000mg/kg)   Food and Chemical Toxicology. Vol. 20, Pg. 669, 1982.
rat LD50 oral 45gm/kg (45000mg/kg) KIDNEY, URETER, AND BLADDER: "CHANGES IN TUBULES (INCLUDING ACUTE RENAL FAILURE, ACUTE TUBULAR NECROSIS)"

BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR
AMA Archives of Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Medicine. Vol. 2, Pg. 420, 1950.