Agent Name

Tragacanth

CAS Number

9000-65-1

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Tragacanth gum

Category

Vegetable Gums

Comments

Occupational asthma reported in gum importer; [Malo] See "Vegetable gums."

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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