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(Complete MSDS for this product)
When using this product do not use longer than four weeks unless recommended by a dentist. Stop use and ask a dentist if problem lasts or gets worse. Sensitive teeth may indicate a serious problem that may need prompt care.Keep out of reach of children. 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:Emergency Overview: This mixture is a product regulated by the FDA. Within the meaning of the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard [29 CFR 1910.1200]: this mixture is not considered a hazard when used in a manner which is consistent with the labeled directions.Eye: May produce transient superficial eye irritation.Skin: Prolonged exposure may produce transient irritation.Inhalation: No applicable information has been found.Ingestion: Ingestion of 1 oz. or more may cause nausea, vomiting, and mild GI irritation.
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:No chronic health effects reported.
This finished consumer product is not carcinogenicNTP: NoIARC: No
Eye: Flush eyes with water for 15 minutesSkin: Discontinue use. See physician or dentist if symptoms persist.Inhalation: Seek medical attention if irritation or other symptoms are present.Ingestion: If a small amount (1 – 3 ounces) has been ingested, administer milk or water to dilute stomach contents. If a large amount has been ingested, administer milk or water and contact a medical professional for further advice.Additional First Aid Measures: Oral irritation - Discontinue use. See physician if symptoms persist