Skip Navigation
ChemIDplus A TOXNET DATABASE LiteBrowseAdvanced

Substance Name: Morrhuate sodium [USP]
RN: 8031-09-2
UNII: 652U49DZTP

Note

  • The sodium salts of the fatty acids in cod liver oil; an irritant and sclerosing agent used to treat varicose veins and arthritic joints.
 

Classification Codes

  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Drug / Therapeutic Agent
  • Human Data
  • Pharmaceutical Solutions
  • Sclerosing Agent
  • Sclerosing Solutions
* denotes mobile formatted website

Links to Resources

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Morrhuate sodium [USP]
  • Sodium morrhuate
  • Sodium morrhuate [INN]

MeSH Heading

  • Sodium morrhuate

Synonyms

  • Morrhuate de sodium
  • Morrhuate de sodium [INN-French]
  • Morrhuate sodium
  • Morruato sodico
  • Morruato sodico [INN-Spanish]
  • Natrii morrhuas
  • Natrii morrhuas [INN-Latin]
  • Sodium morrhuate
  • UNII-652U49DZTP

Systematic Name

  • Sodium morrhuate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 8031-09-2

FDA UNII

  • 652U49DZTP

System Generated Number

  • 0008031092

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
man LDLo intravenous 14mg/kg (14mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES
Gastroenterology. Vol. 85, Pg. 693, 1983.
women TDLo intravenous 24mg/kg (24mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES Gastroenterology. Vol. 85, Pg. 693, 1983.