The Toxicology of Metipranolol with Particular Regard to the Eye

  • W. Sterner
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When applications are made for the registration of drugs containing new substances, sufficient data on experimental toxicological studies must also be submitted. These form the basis for weighing expected benefits against possible hazards, i. e. they should allow decisions to be made concerning the safety of drugs.


Ames Test Tumorigenic Effect Dermal Toxicity Chronic Toxicity Study Toxicity Study Dose 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Sterner
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  1. 1.IBR Forschungs GmbHWalsrode 2Federal Republic of Germany

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