Coumarin is an anticoagulant found in medicinal plants and used in phytomedicine for the treatment of venous diseases. This compound is found to have anti-tumor activities in several human cells lines.
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Hazard Statements: H301-H351
Toxic if swallowed. Suspected of causing cancer.
Precautionary Statements: P201-P280-P301+P310a-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.