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LAURAMIDOPROPYLAMINE OXIDE

 
Asthma/Respiratory
 
Some Concern
 
Skin Allergies &
Irritation
 
Some Concern
 
Developmental &
Reproductive Toxicity
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Cancer
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Environment
 
No Data, Some Concern
 
Top scoring factors: Evidence of respiratory effects; skin irritation/allergies/damage; damage to vision
LAURAMIDOPROPYLAMINE OXIDE can be found in 25 products.
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Evidence

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
A Cosmetic ingredient Review safety assessment noted cocamidopropylamine oxide has an acute oral toxicity LD50 as low as 500 mg/kg body weight.
 
some
 
2008. Amended final report of the safety assessment of cocamidopropylamine oxide. International journal of toxicology 27 Suppl 1, 55-62.
A Cosmetic ingredient Review safety assessment found that cocamidopropylamine oxide is not a skin irritant at concentrations relevant to cleaners.
 
low
 
2008. Amended final report of the safety assessment of cocamidopropylamine oxide. International journal of toxicology 27 Suppl 1, 55-62.
A Cosmetic ingredient Review safety assessment found that cocamidopropylamine oxide is not a skin sensitizer.
 
low
 
2008. Amended final report of the safety assessment of cocamidopropylamine oxide. International journal of toxicology 27 Suppl 1, 55-62.
A Cosmetic ingredient Review safety assessment noted cocamidopropylamine oxide has an acute dermal toxicity LD50 greater than 2174 mg/kg body weight.
 
low
 
2008. Amended final report of the safety assessment of cocamidopropylamine oxide. International journal of toxicology 27 Suppl 1, 55-62.
A Cosmetic ingredient Review safety assessment found that cocamidopropylamine oxide did not cause mutations in cell studies.
 
low
 
2008. Amended final report of the safety assessment of cocamidopropylamine oxide. International journal of toxicology 27 Suppl 1, 55-62.

Impurities

Health issue
 
Level of Concern
 
Source
Impurity: 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Only in: Oven Cleaner; Drain Opener/Clog Remover; Hard Water Stain Remover; Toilet Cleaner; Stove Top Cleaner; Household Cleaners
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE
Harmful if swallowed
Only in: Household Cleaners
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE
Asthmagen
 
some
 
AOEC Asthmagen list - AOEC
Impurity: 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE
May cause an allergic skin reaction
Only in: Household Cleaners
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
Impurity: 3-DIMETHYLAMINOPROPYLAMINE
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
Only in: Drain Opener/Clog Remover; Oven Cleaner; Hard Water Stain Remover; Toilet Cleaner; Stove Top Cleaner; Household Cleaners
 
some
 
GHS Hazard Codes - EU GHS Hazard Labeling Codes
 
 
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