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Product Information
Product Name: Desitin Rapid Relief Cream (Formerly Desitin Creamy)-04/18/2009
Form: cream
Product Category: Personal care » diaper rash treatment » Babies & Kids
Customer Service: 800-223-0182
Date Verified: 2009-11-05
Date Entered: 2009-11-05
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: 8933
Telephone Number: 732-524-0400
Toll Free Number: 888-638-5242
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: For external use only. When using this product do not get into eyes. Stop use and ask a doctor if condition worsens or if symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days.Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONEmergency overview: Avoid contact with eyes.This material is not a controlled product under WHMIS.Properties affecting health: Avoid contact with eyes.Principal routes of exposure:Eye Contact: Contact with eyes may cause irritation.Skin contact: No effects expected.Ingestion: Not available.Inhalation: Not available.Signs and symptoms: NoneMedical conditions aggravated by exposure: None known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided
Carcinogenicity: Not expected to be carcinogenic.
First Aid: Eye contact: In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes and seek medical attention.Skin contact: In the case of skin irritation or allergic reactions see a physician.Ingestion: If ingested, seek medical attention immediately and show the label.Inhalation: Move to fresh air immediately. If experiencing difficulty breathing, seek medical attention.Protection of first-aiders: Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection.
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 Verified Date: 2009-11-05
MSDS Date: 2009-04-18
Handling/Disposal
Handling: No special technical protective measures required.Store per labeled instructions. No special restrictions on storage with other products.
Disposal: Waste disposal must be in accordance with appropriate US, Federal, State and International regulations. This product, if unaltered by use, may be disposed of by treatment at a permitted facility or as advised by your local hazardous waste regulatory authority.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1
Aloe Barbadensis leaf juice000000-58-4
Propylparaben000094-13-3
Methylparaben000099-76-3
2-Phenoxyethanol000122-99-6
Potassium hydroxide001310-58-3
Zinc oxide001314-13-210.0-20.0
Magnesium sulfate007487-88-9
Tocopheryl acetate007695-91-2
Tocopheryl acetate007695-91-2<1
Water007732-18-5
Sorbitan sesquioleate008007-43-0
Petrolatum008009-03-8
Bees wax008012-89-3
Mineral oil USP008012-95-1
Mineral oil USP008012-95-110.0-20.0
Dimethicone009006-65-9
Microcrystalline wax063231-60-7
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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