Agent Name

Phalloin

CAS Number

28227-92-1

Formula

C35-H48-N8-O10-S

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Phalloidin, 7-(4-hydroxy-L-leucine)-; Phalloine; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Mushroom Toxins

Sources/Uses

"Oligopeptide similar to phalloidin." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

"Phalloin and gamma-amanitin were detected within the 1st day and phalloidin within the 2nd day in the urine of rats after the administration of amanita phalloides extracts." [HSDB] Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 1 mg/kg; [RTECS] See "Phalloidin."

Reference Link

INCHEM: Management of Poisoning by Unknown Fungi

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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