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Product Information
Product Name: A+D Original Ointment, Diaper Rash & All Purpose Skincare Formula
Form: cream
Product Category: Personal care » baby lotion/ointment » Babies & Kids
Personal care » diaper rash treatment » Babies & Kids
Personal care/use » diaper rash treatment » Babies & Kids
Personal care/use » baby lotion/ointment » Babies & Kids
Customer Service: 0
Date Entered: 2003-09-11
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Schering-Plough Healthcare Products, Inc.
Div., Merck & Co.
Address: 2000 Galloping Hill Road
City: Kenilworth
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07033
Telephone Number: 908-423-1000
Date Info Verified: 2011-04-28
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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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Warnings: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If condition worsens, or does not improve within 7 days, consult a doctor. Not to be applied over deep or puncture wounds, infections or lacerations. Consult a doctor. Keep this and all drugs out of reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

Although some components that are used in the manufacture of this product are considered hazardous on an individual basis, the final formulation of this product is considered non-hazardous when used according to manufacturer's directions.
May cause slight eye irritation.

The following summary is based upon available information about the components of the mixture, or the expected properties of the mixture.
Ingestion of petrolatum and mineral oil may cause laxative effects, nausea and dehydration. If aspirated, this product may cause lipid pneumonia. Long-term dermal exposure to lanolin and mineral oil may cause dermatitis and oil acne.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Not listed as carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS
Respiratory: Remove to fresh air. If any trouble breathing, get immediate medical attention. Administer artificial respiration if breathing has ceased. If irritation or symptoms occur or persist, consult a physician.

Dermal: In keeping with good hygiene practices, wash exposed area thoroughly with soap and water.

Eye: In case of eye contact, immediately rinse eyes thoroughly with plenty of water. If wearing contact lenses, remove only after initial rinse, and continue rinsing eyes for at least 15 minutes. If irritation occurs or persists, consult a physician.

Ingestion: DO NOT induce vomiting. Rinse mouth and drink a glass of water. If symptoms persist, consult a physician.

Information for physician: Vomiting is contraindicated.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2002-08-27
Handling/Disposal
Handling: From MSDS
Ensure adequate ventilation. No special containment or traditional process technologies are required. Materials should be transported in contamination-free containers with appropriate labels. Use of secondary containers is suggested where appropriate.

Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated area.
Disposal: From MSDS
Disposal must be in accordance with applicable federal, state, provincial, and/or local regulations. Incineration is the preferred method of disposal, when appropriate.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Lanolin008006-54-015.5
Petrolatum008009-03-850-70
Mineral oil, white008042-47-5<15
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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