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Product Name: Crest Tartar Control Fresh Mint Gel Toothpaste-08/12/2004
Form: gel/tube
Product Category: Personal care » toothpaste » Oral Hygiene
Personal care » toothpaste » Oral Hygiene
Customer Service: 800-285-3213
Date Entered: 2007-01-17
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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: 2015-02-18
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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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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

Emergency Overview: This aqua paste or blue or green gel 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.
Eye - May produce transient superficial eye irritation.
Skin - Prolonged exposure may produce transient irritation.
Inhalation - NA
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.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
No information provided.
First Aid: From MSDS
Eye - Rinse thoroughly with water.
Oral irritation - Discontinue use, See physician or dentist if symptoms persist
Skin - Rinse with water.
Ingestion - If a small amount (1 to 3 oz in children; 2-8 oz in adults) has been ingested, administer milk (water or other liquid if milk is not available) to dilute stomach contents. 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.
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: 2004-08-11
Handling: From MSDS
Avoid eye contact and/or prolonged skin contact.
Disposal: From MSDS
Perform waste disposal in compliance with all applicable regulations. Keep from reaching waterways.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)000151-21-3
FD&C Blue #1003844-45-9
Tetrapotassium pyrophosphate (TKPP)007320-34-5
Sodium fluoride007681-49-4
Tetrasodium pyrophosphate (TSPP)007722-88-5
Disodium pyrophosphate007758-16-9
Xanthan gum011138-66-2
Titanium dioxide013463-67-7
Hydrated silica (Silica gel)112926-00-8
Carbomer 956999999-84-5
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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