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Acute Health Effects:
From MSDS;ROUTES OF ENTRY Inhalation: Yes; Skin: Yes; Ingestion: Yes HEALTH HAZARDS Testing has shown that Melafix is not a skin irritant, a minimal eye irritant and of low toxicity. Signs & Symptoms of Exposure: Irritation to eyes. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated By Exposure: No data found
Chronic Health Effects:
From MSDS:Testing has shown that Melafix is not a skin irritant, a minimal eye irritant and of low toxicity.
Not listed as carcinogen by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
Flush eyes with copious amounts of water. Skin: Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Ingestion: Contact a physician immediately.