Agent Name

Pepsin

CAS Number

9001-75-6

Major Category

Biological Agents

Category

Enzymes

Comments

Occupational asthma reported in a pharmaceutical worker; [Malo] Danger of sensitization of the airways; [MAK]

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: