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Triclosan - Wikipedia


Triclosan, similar in its uses and mechanism of action to triclocarban, is an antibacterial and antifungal agent found in consumer products, including toothpaste, soaps, detergents, toys, and surgic...

The Health Dangers of Triclosan in Personal Care Products - Mercola


Aug 29, 2012 ... Triclosan, a high production volume ingredient used in most personal care ... that imitate estrogen are known to increase breast cancer risk.

Triclosan: Is it safe? - Mayo Clinic


Sep 21, 2016 ... Triclosan is found in many products. Understand ... Should I avoid products that contain triclosan? ... Thirdhand smoke: What are the dangers?

Dangers of Triclosan | MightyNest


The chemical Triclosan was introduced in 1972 for use as a surgical scrub in hospitals. Since then, it has increasingly been added to a wide variety of products .

Triclosan-containing antibacterial soaps neither safe nor effective ...


Jun 16, 2014 ... New data point to the risks of triclosan and triclocarban to human health due to their endocrine-disrupting potential, indicating that each and ...

Triclosan: What You Should Know - WebMD


Sep 27, 2016 ... The FDA has decided that soaps and other antiseptic wash products made with triclosan can no longer be marketed in the U.S. That rule goes ...

Is Colgate Total Triclosan Toothpaste Safe? - Business Insider


Aug 13, 2014 ... Do the benefits that triclosan provides in Colgate Total toothpaste outweigh the risks? Or should you throw it in the trash and switch to Crest, ...

Triclosan — Beyond Pesticides


FDA Bans Antibacterial Pesticide Triclosan in Soaps, While EPA Allows Its Use .... The draft risk assessment found triclosan to be toxic to the environment but did  ...

The Health Risks of Triclosan and Anti-Bacterial Soaps - Live Science


Dec 19, 2013 ... The health impacts of Triclosan are unknown, but evidence shows that antibacterial soaps are not more effective at washing off germs.

The Dangers of Triclosan: A Common Anti-Bacterial Ingredient ...


May 24, 2010 ... Triclosan is an anti-bacterial ingredient in many cosmetics and personal-care products. These include nearly half of all commercial antibacterial ...

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Consumer Updates > 5 Things to Know About Triclosan - FDA


Apr 8, 2010 ... At this time, we don't have enough information available to assess the level of risk that triclosan poses for the development of antibiotic ...

Little-Known Risks of Triclosan: Can It Affect Your Hormones? - All ...


One active ingredient in antimicrobial products is easily absorbed into the skin. Find out more about the hormonal risks of triclosan.

Triclosan: Is this Hazardous Toxin in Your Toothpaste? - Dr. Axe


The dangers of triclosan have been studied more and more in recent years, and the evidence is mounting of its negative effects on humans, animals and the ...