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Product Name: Rid Egg and Nit Comb-Out Gel
Form: gel
Product Category: Personal care » shampoo » Hair Care
Personal care » lice shampoo » Babies & Kids
Customer Service: 800-743-5423
Date Entered: 2009-10-07
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Bayer HealthCare, LLC
Address: 36 Columbia Road
City: Morristown
State: NJ
Zip Code: 07962
Telephone Number: 800-331-4536
Toll Free Number: 800-743-5423
Date Info Verified: 2010-01-21
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?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Protect from freezing and excessive heat. It is important to wash in hot water (130 deg.F) all clothing, bedding, towels, and hair products (combs,brushes) used by infested persons. Dry clean non-washable fabrics. To eliminate infestation of furniture and bedding that cannot be washed or dry cleaned, a multi-use lice spray may be used. This product does not kill lice or their eggs. Use this product only aftertreating with RID Lice Killing Shampoo or other similar product.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationEmergency OverviewColor: Off white Form: Solid Gel Odor: CharacteristicProduct poses little or no hazard if spilled and no unusual hazard if involved in a fire. See Potential Health Effects if the recommended dosage is exceeded.POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTSRoute(s) of Entry: Appropriate route of entry: Topical application to hairHUMAN EFFECTS AND SYMPTOMS OF OVEREXPOSUREInhalation HazardsAcute Inhalation Hazards: Exposure during the end use of this product is expected to be minimal.Skin Hazards: May cause slight irritation.Eye Hazards: May cause slight irritation.Ingestion Hazards: Symptoms of ingestion may include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.General Effects of ExposureMedical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: None known.Human Health Effects Postnote: This is a cosmetic product. Use only as directed. See product packaging for further information.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:None known.
Carcinogenicity: NTP: NoneIARC: NoneOSHA: None
First Aid: Eye: In case of contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.Skin: In case of skin contact, wash affected areas with soap and water. Contact a physician if irritation develops.Inhalation: Not applicable.Ingestion: In case of overdose, contact your regional poison control center or physician immediately. Contact U.S. Poison Control Center at 1- 800-222-1222.
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: 2007-11-29
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Storage Temperature: Minimum: 59 deg. F;  Maximum: 86 deg. FShelf Life: Do not use after expiration date.Special Sensitivity: None known.Keep out of reach of children. Protect from freezing. Store in a dry place away from excessive heat. Avoid contact with eyes. Wash thoroughly after handling.
Disposal: Waste disposal should be in accordance with existing federal, state and local environmental control laws.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1
Glycerin000056-81-5
D-alpha-Tocopheryl acetate000058-95-7
Cysteine004371-52-2
DMDM hydantoin006440-58-0
Disodium phosphate007558-79-4
Sodium chloride007647-14-5
Water007732-18-5
Pineapple protease009001-00-7
Hydroxyethyl cellulose009004-62-0
Polysorbate 20009005-64-5
Sodium phosphate monobasic monohydrate010049-21-5
Disodium EDTA-copper014025-15-1
3-Iodo-2-propynylbutylcarbamate055406-53-6
Behenamidopropyl dimethylamine060270-33-9
PG-Hydroxyethylcellulose cocodimonium chloride130353-64-9
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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