Potassium Cyanide

CAS RN:151-50-8

Non-Human Toxicity Values

LD50 Rat oral 5 mg/kg
LD50 Rat ip 4 mg/kg
LD50 Rat sc 9 mg/kg
LD50 Rat iv 3600 mg/kg
LD50 Mouse oral 8500 ug/kg
LD50 Mouse ip 5991 ug/kg
LD50 LD50 Mouse sc 6500 ug/kg
LD50 Mouse iv 2600 ug/kg
LD50 Dog sc 6 mg/kg
LD50 Dog iv 5 mg/kg
LD Rabbit oral 5 mg/kg
LD50 Rabbit sc 4 mg/kg
LD50 Rabbit im 3256 ug/kg
LD50 Rabbit oc 7870 ug/kg
LD50 Guinea pig im 4 mg/kg
Inorganic cyanides are acutely toxic compounds, for example, the LD50 in the rat is ... 10 mg/kg for potassium cyanide (KCN).
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