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Product Information
Product Name: Sensodyne Anticavity Toothpaste for Sensitive Teeth with Fluoride, Cool Gel
Form: gel/tube
Product Category: Personal care » toothpaste » Oral Hygiene
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: Sensitive teeth may indicate a serious problem that may need prompt care by a dentist. See your dentist if the problem persists or worsens. Do not use this product longer than 4 weeks unless recommended by a dentist or physician. If you accidentally swallow more than used for brushing, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS

HEALTH HAZARDS
Skin Contact: Allergic reaction and irritation are not expected following direct contact.
Eye Contact: Irritation with redness, swelling or pain might occur following direct contact. Symptoms might include redness, swelling, blurred vision or pain.
Inhalation: Not expected to occur during normal handling of this product.
Ingestion: Toxicity following ingestion is not expected.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Not listed as carcinogen by NTP, IARC or OSHA.
First Aid: From MSDS
Ingestion: Never attempt to induce vomiting. Do not attempt to give any solid or liquid by mouth if the exposed subject is unconscious or semi-conscious. Wash out the mouth with water. If the exposed subject is fully conscious, give
plenty of water to drink. Obtain medical attention.
Inhalation: Using appropriate personal protective equipment, move exposed subject to fresh air. If breathing is difficult or ceases, ensure and maintain ventilation. Give oxygen as appropriate. The exposed subject should be kept warm and at rest. Obtain medical attention in cases of known or possible over
exposure, or with symptoms including chest pain, difficulty breathing, loss of
consciousness or other adverse effects, which may be delayed.
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.
NOTES TO HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
Medical Treatment: None.
Medical Conditions Caused or Aggravated by Exposure:
None for occupational exposure.
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: 2003-03-26
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
Sorbitol000050-70-4
Glycerin000056-81-5
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
FD&C Blue #1003844-45-9
Sodium fluoride007681-49-40.2
Water007732-18-5
Potassium nitrate007757-79-15
Carboxymethylcellulose sodium009004-32-4
Sodium methyl cocoyl taurate012765-39-8
Hydrated silica (Silica gel)112926-00-8
Flavor(s)999999-56-2
Silica (unspecified)999999-61-8
Trisodium phosphate (unspecified)999999-82-2
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