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Product Name: Scope Mouthwash and Gargle-Original Mint-11/1/1999-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » mouthwash » Oral Hygiene
Customer Service: 800-262-1637
Date Entered: 2003-12-07
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Procter & Gamble Co.
Address: P.O. Box 599
City: Cincinnati
State: OH
Zip Code: 45201
Telephone Number: 513-983-1100
Fax Number: 513-562-4500
Toll Free Number: 800-543-7270
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: In case of accidental ingestion, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately. Do not use in children under 6 years of age. Children over 6 should be supervised when using Scope. Keep out of reach of children.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Emergency Overview: These liquids may produce transient eye irritation. Ingestion of large amounts may produce signs of alcohol intoxication. Potential Health Effects: Eye - May produce transient eye irritation. Skin - NA Inhalation - NA Ingestion - Ingestion of large amounts may produce signs of alcohol intoxication. Ingestion by children may lead to hypoglycemia.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS None given.
Carcinogenicity: The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) does not state whether the ingredients are considered carcinogens or potential carcinogens.
First Aid: From MSDS Eye - Rinse thoroughly with water. Oral irritation - Discontinue use, See physician or dentist if symptoms persist. Skin - Rinse with water. Intoxication - Seek medical attention if [Original Mint] > 2.0 ml/kg is ingested. (e.g. > 14 ml in a 7kg child) [Peppermint] > 3.0 ml/kg is ingested. (e.g. > 21ml in a 7kg child) [Smooth Mint] > 8 oz is ingested Inhalation - NA
Health Rating: 1
Flammability Rating: 2
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: 1999-11-01
Handling: From MSDS Precautions for Safe Handling: Handling/storage area must be well ventilated, cool and dry. Materials must be isolated from potential sources of ignition. Fire fighting equipment must be available at all times. Conditions for Safe Storage: See immediately above Other Recommendations: None
Disposal: From MSDS Perform waste disposal in compliance with all applicable regulations. Flush down sewer with large quantities of water.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-5
Benzoic acid000065-85-0
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
Sodium benzoate000532-32-1
Domiphen bromide000538-71-6
FD&C (or D&C) Yellow #5 (C.I. 19140)001934-21-0
Acid Blue 9003844-45-9
Cetylpyridinium chloride [INN:BAN:JAN]006004-24-6
Polysorbate 80009005-65-6
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