||Initial Submission: The Basic Toxicity of 2,4-Pentanedione with Cover Letter dated 09/30/1992.
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Health effects ;
Toxic substances ;
Acute toxicity ;
Primary dermal irritation ;
Guinea pigs ;
Primary dermal sensitization ;
Subchronic toxicity ;
CAS No 123-54-6
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Groups of five rats were administered 1 to 11 doses of the test material by gavage at 100, 500, or 1000 mg/kg over a 1 to 15 day period. Animals in the 1000 mg/kg dose group rapidly developed dyspnea and depression and died within one hour of dosing. A similar response was observed in the mid