Prechronic toxicity of o-benzyl-p-chlorophenol in rats and mice.


o-Benzyl-p-chlorophenol (BCP) is a major household and industrial germicide. Its prechronic toxicity was evaluated in male and female F344 rats and B6C3F1 mice. Treatment was by gavage in corn oil. BCP was slightly toxic after acute oral exposure, with high mortality at 4000 and 2000 mg/kg in rats and mice. Exposure to 12 oral doses of BCP at 1000, 500, 250… (More)


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@article{Birnbaum1986PrechronicTO, title={Prechronic toxicity of o-benzyl-p-chlorophenol in rats and mice.}, author={Linda S Birnbaum and Ronald W. Deskin and Sondra L Grumbein and Pedro Martins Pereira Kurtz and Kathy L. Fowler and Anja Peters}, journal={Fundamental and applied toxicology : official journal of the Society of Toxicology}, year={1986}, volume={7 4}, pages={615-25} }