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Product Information
Product Name: Sensodyne Toothpaste for Sensitive Teeth, Tartar Control Plus Whitening
Form: paste/tube
Product Category: Personal care » toothpaste » Oral Hygiene
Customer Service: 800-897-5623
Date Entered: 2003-11-12
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: GlaxoSmithKline
Consumer Healthcare Div.
Address: 5 Crescent Drive
City: Philadelphia
State: PA
Zip Code: 19112
Telephone Number: 412-200-4000
Fax Number: 412-249-4503
Toll Free Number: 800-825-5249
Date Info Verified: 2009-03-06
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings:
When using this product do not use longer than 4 weeks unless recommended by a dentist or doctor. Stop use and ask a dentist if the problem persists or worsens. Sensitive teeth may indicate a serious problem that may need prompt care by a dentist.

Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS HEALTH HAZARDS Handling this product in its final form presents minimal risk from occupational exposure. Health effects information is based on hazards of components. May cause transient eye irritation.

Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS No information provided.

Carcinogenicity:
From MSDS Not listed as carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.

First Aid:
From MSDS Inhalation: Physical form suggests that risk of inhalation exposure is negligible. Skin Contact: Using appropriate personal protective equipment, remove contaminated clothing and flush exposed area with large amounts of water. Obtain medical attention if skin reaction occurs, which may be immediate or delayed. Eye Contact: Wash immediately with clean and gently flowing water. Continue for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention.

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: 2003-08-17
Handling/Disposal
Handling:
From MSDS No special control measures required for the normal handling of this product. Normal room ventilation is expected to be adequate for routine handling of this product.

Disposal:
From MSDS Collect for recycling or recovery if possible. The disposal method for rejected products/returned goods must ensure that they cannot be re-sold or re-used. Observe all local and national regulations when disposing of this product.

Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Polyethylene glycols (unspecified)000000-14-2
Glycerin000056-81-5
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)000151-21-3
Tetrapotassium pyrophosphate (TKPP)007320-34-5
Sodium fluoride007681-49-40.2
Water007732-18-5
Potassium nitrate007757-79-15
Carboxymethylcellulose sodium009004-32-4
Titanium dioxide013463-67-7
Flavor(s)999999-56-2
Silica (unspecified)999999-61-8
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