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COMMIPHORA MYRRHA (MYRRH) OIL

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Data: Limited

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  • Non-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate) and Multiple, additive exposure sources (high)

Cancer

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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foundation38 products
concealer18 products
facial moisturizer/treatment13 products
bronzer/highlighter12 products
blush10 products
moisturizer8 products
serums & essences6 products
lipstick6 products
makeup primer6 products
mouthwash4 products
bar soap4 products
facial cleanser3 products
body oil3 products
anti-aging2 products
hair styling aide2 products
fragrance for women2 products
body spray2 products
shampoo2 products
mask2 products
hair treatment/serum2 products
hand cream1 products
toners/astringents1 products
bath oil/salts/soak1 products
foot moisturizer1 products
hair spray1 products
liquid hand soap1 products
exfoliant/scrub1 products
lip balm1 products
nail treatment1 products
toothpaste1 products
baby lotion1 products
body wash/cleanser1 products

Multiple, additive exposure sources

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Concern Reference
Used in food or as an additive with limited or no toxicity information availableFDA Everything Added to Food

Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)

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Concern Reference
Classified as medium human health priorityEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List
Classified as not expected to be potentially toxic or harmfulEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data gaps

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

Ecotoxicology

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Concern Reference
Not suspected to be an environmental toxinEnvironment Canada Domestic Substance List

Data Sources

  • FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). 2008. EAFUS [Everything Added to Food]: A Food Additive Database. FDA Office of Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
  • EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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