Chemical Summary for Cycloheximide from

Toxicity of Cycloheximide

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor

Identification and Use of Cycloheximide

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Unknown
Use Type Drug
Other Names for this Chemical
(US EPA PC Code ); (1S-(1.alpha.(S*),3.alpha.,5.beta.))-4-(2-(3,5-Dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl)-2-hydroxyethyl)-2,6-piperidinedione; 043401 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 2,6-Piperidinedione, 4-(2-(3,5-dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl)-2-hydroxyethyl)-, (1S-(1.alpha.(S*),3.alpha.,5.beta.))-; 3-((R)-2-((1S,3S,5S)-3,5-Dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl)-2-hydroxyethyl)gluta rimide; 3-(2-(3,5-Dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl)-2-hydroxyethyl)glutarimide; 4-((2S)-2-((1S,3S,5S)-(3,5-Dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl))piperidine-2,6-dione; 4-(2-(3,5-Dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl)-2-hydroxyethyl)-2,6-piperidinedione, (1S-(1.alpha.(S*),3.alpha.,5.beta))-; 4-[(2R)-2-[(1S,3S,5S)-3,5-Dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl]-2-hydroxyethyl]-2,6-piperidinedione; 5 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 66-81-9 (CAS number); 66819; 66819 (CAS number without hyphens); Acti-Aid; Acti-dione; Acti-dione BR; Acti-dione PM; Actispray; Cicloheximida; Cycloheximide; CYCLOHEXIMIDE (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); ENT-15541; Glutarimide, 3-(2-(3,5-dimethyl-2-oxocyclohexyl)-2-hydroxyethyl)-; Hizarocin; Kaken; Naramycin; Naramycin A; NSC-185; U 4527

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