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Product Information
Product Name: Crest Tartar Control Whitening Plus Scope, Minty Fresh Gel-Old Product
Form: gel/tube
Product Category: Personal care » toothpaste » Oral Hygiene
Customer Service: 800-285-3213
Date Entered: 2003-10-23
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Procter & Gamble Co.
Address: P.O. Box 599
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Zip Code: 45201
Telephone Number: 513-983-1100
Fax Number: 513-562-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-543-7270
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: Keep out of reach of children under 6 years of age. If more than used for brushing is accidentally swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION Emergency Overview: This pale green or blue paste/gel striped products and the liquid gel products may produce transient eye irritation. Ingestion of small amounts may cause nausea, vomiting, and mild GI irritation; ingestion of larger amounts may cause symptoms of fluoride toxicity which should be evaluated by a medical professional. POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS Eye - May produce transient superficial eye irritation. Skin - Prolonged exposure may produce transient irritation. Inhalation - NA Ingestion - If a small amount (1 oz or more) has been ingested, administer milk (water or other liquid if milk is not available) to dilute stomach contents and contact a medical professional for further advice. If a large amount (> 3 oz in children; > 8 oz in adults) has been ingested, administer milk (water or other liquid if milk is not available) to dilute stomach contents and contact a medical professional for further advice.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS See Acute Health Effects
Carcinogenicity: The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
First Aid: From MSDS Eye - Rinse thoroughly with water. Oral irritation - Discontinue use, See MD if symptoms persist Skin - Rinse with water. Ingestion - Nausea and vomiting may occur within minutes, and diarrhea and mild GI irritation may occur up to 24 hours after ingestion of small amounts (1 oz or more). Ingestion of larger amounts (> 3oz in children; > 8 oz in adults) may cause symptoms of fluoride toxicity. Inhalation - NA
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2002-08-30
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS Precautions for Safe Handling: None Conditions for Safe Storage: None Other Recommendations: None
Disposal: From MSDS Perform waste disposal in compliance with all applicable regulations. Keep from reaching waterways.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sorbitol000050-70-4
Glycerin000056-81-5
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)000151-21-3
Tetrapotassium pyrophosphate (TKPP)007320-34-5
Sodium fluoride007681-49-4
Tetrasodium pyrophosphate (TSPP)007722-88-5
Water007732-18-5
Carboxymethylcellulose sodium009004-32-4
Xanthan gum011138-66-2
Titanium dioxide013463-67-7
Cellulose065996-61-4
Hydrated silica (Silica gel)112926-00-8
Flavor(s)999999-56-2
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