Agent Name

Psyllium

CAS Number

8063-16-9

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Psyllium; Metamucil; Plantaglucide; Psyllium gum; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pharmaceuticals

Comments

Asthma reported in laxative manufacturers, pharmacists, nurses, and other health personnel; [Malo]

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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Diseases

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