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Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS:Health Hazard DataRoutes of Entry: Skin. Eyes. Ingestion.Potential Health HazardsMay cause acute caustic burns (pH=12) during prolonged contact with living tissue. Product is a keratolytic (dissolves skin and hair upon prolonged contact).Signs and Symptoms of Exposure: May cause acute reddening or burning of the eyes or reddening of exposed skin. Severe gastrointestinal difficulty may occur if ingested.Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Any inflammations of the skin or scalp may be aggravated seriously.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:No information provided.
No ingredients listed.
Eye contact: Irrigate eye with warm water for ten minutes minimum, then seek medical attention.If swallowed: Give two glasses of water. Do not induce vomiting. Seek medical attention immediately. Never give an unconscious person anything by mouth.