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Table 1 Range of drugs used in human medicine with similar results of toxicity (LC50) in zebrafish

From: Zebrafish as an alternative animal model in human and animal vaccination research

Drug Used as
Geladanamycin Antibiotic
Ethanol (Ethyl alcohol) Antiseptic
Dexamethasone (Corticosteroid) Anti-inflammatory
Acetaminophen Analgesic/ antipyretic
Doxorubicin Used in cancer chemotherapy
Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic acid) Analgesic / antipyretic / anti-inflammatory
Amiodarone Antiarrhythmic / potent vasodilator
Tacrine Reversible acetylcholinesterase inhibitor
Cyclosporine A Immunosupressor drug
Didemnin B Antiviral / immunosuppressor
  1. Source: Adapted from Kari et al. [43] apud Zhang et al. [99]