International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) - Summaries & Evaluations


VOL.: 10 (1976) (p. 153)

5. Summary of Data Reported and Evaluation

5.1 Animal carcinogenicity data

Griseofulvin is hepatocarcinogenic following its oral administration to adult mice or its subcutaneous administration to male infant mice.

5.2 Human carcinogenicity data

No case reports or epidemiological studies were available to the Working Group.

Subsequent evaluations: Suppl. 7 (1987); Vol. 79 (2001)

Last updated: 22 March 1998

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       Toxicological Abbreviations
       Griseofulvin  (IARC Summary & Evaluation, Supplement7, 1987)
       Griseofulvin  (IARC Summary & Evaluation, Volume 79, 2001)