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Product Name: Nix Lice Killing Creme Rinse-03/11/2015
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » lice shampoo » Babies & Kids
Personal Care » shampoo » Babies & Kids
Customer Service: 888-542-3546
Date Entered: 2018-09-10
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Prestige Brands
Address: 660 White Plains Road Suite 250
City: Tarrytown
State: NY
Zip Code: 10591
Telephone Number: 914-524-6800
Toll Free Number: 800-962-4624
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Hazard Statements

Danger. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye damage. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Flammable liquid and vapor.

Precautionary Statements

General

None.

Prevention

Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray. Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. No smoking. Keep container tightly closed. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ ventilating/ lighting/ equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge. Keep cool.

Response

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician

If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention

IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell.

In case of fire: Use CO2, dry chemical, or foam for extinction.

Storage

Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Store locked up.

Disposal

Dispose of contents/container to an approved waste disposal plant
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Danger. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye damage. May cause an allergic skin reaction. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Flammable liquid and vapor.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available. (based on components). Causes serious eye damage. Severely irritating to eyes. May cause irreversible damage to eyes.

Skin Contact: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available. Causes skin irritation. (based on components). Prolonged contact may cause redness and irritation.

Inhalation: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available. May cause irritation of respiratory tract. May cause drowsiness or dizziness. (based on components).

Ingestion: Specific test data for the substance or mixture is not available. Ingestion may cause irritation to mucous membranes. Ingestion may cause gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

No known effect.
Carcinogenicity: Supplier Trade Secret: IARC Group 3

Permethrin CAS No. 052645-53-1: IARC Group 2A, 3
First Aid: Eye Contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Keep eye wide open while rinsing. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Do not rub affected area. Seek immediate medical attention/advice.

Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. May cause an allergic skin reaction. In the case of skin irritation or allergic reactions see a physician.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, (trained personnel should) give oxygen.

Ingestion: Rinse mouth immediately and drink plenty of water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Do NOT induce vomiting. Call a physician.
Health Rating: 3
Flammability Rating: 3
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: 2015-03-11
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Use personal protection equipment. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid breathing vapors or mists. Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Use grounding and bonding connection when transferring this material to prevent static discharge, fire or explosion. Use with local exhaust ventilation. Use spark-proof tools and explosion-proof equipment. Keep in an area equipped with sprinklers. Use according to package label instructions. Keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well-ventilated place. Store locked up. Keep out of the reach of children. Keep away from heat, sparks, flame and other sources of ignition (i.e., pilot lights, electric motors and static electricity). Keep in properly labeled containers. Do not store near combustible materials. Keep in an area equipped with sprinklers. Store in accordance with the particular national regulations. Store in accordance with local regulations.
Disposal: This material, as supplied, is a hazardous waste according to federal regulations (40 CFR 261). Should not be released into the environment. Dispose of contents/containers in accordance with local regulations. Dispose of waste in accordance with environmental legislation. Dispose of contents/containers in accordance with local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1
Propylene glycol000057-55-6
Isopropanol000067-63-0
Citric acid000077-92-9
Propylparaben000094-13-3
Methylparaben000099-76-3
Stearalkonium chloride000122-19-0
FD&C Yellow #6 (C.I. 15985)002783-94-0
Water007732-18-5
Hydroxyethyl cellulose009004-62-0
Polyethylene glycol 1000 monocetyl ether009004-95-9
Cetyl alcohol036653-82-4
Permethrin052645-53-11.0-5.0
Abies Balsamea Extract085085-34-3
Animal protein (collagen), hydrolyzed100085-61-8
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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