Phthalates: metabolism and exposure.

@article{Wittassek2008PhthalatesMA,
  title={Phthalates: metabolism and exposure.},
  author={Matthias Wittassek and Juergen Angerer},
  journal={International journal of andrology},
  year={2008},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={131-8}
}
In human metabolism studies we found that after oral application of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), diisononyl phthalate (DiNP) and di(2-propylheptyl) phthalate (DPHP), at least 74, 44 and 34%, respectively, are excreted via urine. In contrast to the short chain phthalates, their oxidized products, not the simple monoesters, were found to be the main metabolites. Based on urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations we estimated in 102 German subjects between 6 and 80 years of age median… CONTINUE READING
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