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Data: Limited

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  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (low)


Cancer concern is LOW

Developmental & Reproductive Toxicity

Developmental & reproductive toxicity concern is LOW

Allergies & Immunotoxicity

Allergies & immunotoxicity concern is LOW

Products with this Ingredient

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body firming lotion3 products
muscle/joint soreness3 products
moisturizer3 products
around-eye cream2 products
daily use with SPF2 products
facial moisturizer/treatment1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
skin fading/lightener1 products
body oil1 products
baby lotion1 products
hair spray1 products
hair treatment/serum1 products
styling mousse/foam1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
This study found effects on leukocyte and erythrocyte counts following exposure to C. longa extracts.S Qureshi, A. H. Shah & A. M. Ageel. 1992. Toxicity studies on Alpinia galanga and Curcuma longa. Planta medica 58(2), 124-7.

Data gaps

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Concern Reference
35 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed

Data Sources

  • S Qureshi, A. H. Shah & A. M. Ageel. 1992. Toxicity studies on Alpinia galanga and Curcuma longa. Planta medica 58(2), 124-7.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data.


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