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Product Information
Product Name: Johnsons Baby Medicated Powder
Form: powder
Product Category: Personal care » baby powder » Babies & Kids
Customer Service: 866-565-2229
Date Entered: 2003-09-10
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Johnson & Johnson
Address: 1 Johnson & Johnson Plaza
City: New Brunswick
State: NJ
Zip Code: 08933
Telephone Number: 732-524-0400
Toll Free Number: 888-638-5242
Date Info Verified: 2013-05-11
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Avoid contact with eyes. For external use only. If condition worsens, or does not improve within 7 days, consult a doctor. Do not use on broken skin. Keep powder away from child's face to avoid inhalation, which can cause breathing problems. Close tightly after use. Store in a cool dry place.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
ROUTES OF EXPOSURE & EFFECTS
Inhalation: Not a significant route of exposure when used as intended.
Skin: No effects expected.
Eyes: Direct eye contact may cause irritation and tearing (Lacrimation).
Ingestion: Ingestion of toxic quantities is unlikely with intended use. No effects are expected if small quantities are accidentally ingested.

GENERAL HEALTH EFFECTS
Cornstarch and Zinc Oxide are respiratory irritants. Massive aspiration may cause blockage of airways and should be treated with intensive support therapy. If respiration is compromised, endotracheal intubation, removal of impacted material, and assisted breathing should be considered.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No information provided.
First Aid: From MSDS
Eye contact: Flush eyes with water. If irritation persists, contact a physician.
Ingestion: If a massive accidental ingestion occurs, contact a physician.
Inhalation: Contact a physician.
Skin contact: Not necessary under ordinary circumstances.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1995-01-29
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
From MSDS Store away from extreme heat and sources of ignition.

Disposal:
From MSDS Dispose in accordance with Federal, State and Local regulations.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1
Zinc oxide001314-13-2<15
Starch009005-25-8<90
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