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Do not swallow plastic strip. Do not get gel material in eyes. Keep out of reach of young children. Consult your dentist for use in children under the age of 12.
Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION This clear gel can produce mild to moderate eye irritation. Ingestion of gel can cause nausea, vomiting, and GI irritation. Accidental skin exposure can cause skin bleaching and irritation. POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS Eye –Can cause mild to moderate eye irritation.. Skin - Exposure can produce skin blanching and irritation Inhalation - NA – not likely to be inhaled Ingestion - Ingestion can cause GI irritation. ChokingSuffocation - Keep out of reach of young children.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS See Acute Health Effects
The manufacturers Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
From MSDS Eye – Remove contact lenses (if applicable). Flush immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Seek medical attention. Skin – If exposed, wash skin immediately with soap and water. Ingestion - Rinse out mouth with water and drink milk to dilute stomach contents. Contact poison control center. Inhalation - NA