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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Acute and Subchronic Toxicity of Pentachlorobenzene.|
|Author||Linder, R. ; Scotti, T. ; Goldstein, J. ; McElroy, K. ; Walsh, D. ;|
|CORP Author||Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.|
|Additional Subjects||Toxicology ; Lethal dosage ; Mice ; Laboratory animals ; Concentration(Composition) ; Tremor ; Narcosis ; Reprints ; Benzene/pentachloro|
Oral LD50 values for pentachlorobenzene (QCB) in rats were 1125, 1080, and 940 mg/kg for adult males, adult females, and weaning females, respectively. The oral LD50 values in mice were 1175 mg/kg for males and 1370 mg/kg for females. Clinical signs of toxicity included tremors and narcosis. Dermal application of 2500 mg/kg did not produce clinical signs in rats.