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Product Name: Hot Shot Sudden Death Mouse Killer-Old Product
EPA Registration Code: 8845-125
Form: granules
Product Category: Pesticides » mice/rats » Rodenticide
Customer Service: 800-332-5553
Date Entered: 1997-06-10
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Manufacturer: Spectrum Brands
Div., United Industries
Address: P.O. Box 142642
City: St. Louis
State: MO
Zip Code: 63114
Telephone Number: 608-275-3340
Toll Free Number: 800-566-7899
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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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?)
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Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. Caution. Bitrex is a registered trademark of Macfarlan Smith, Ltd, Scotland. PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS: HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS. CAUTION: Keep away from humans, domestic animals and pets. May be harmful or fatal if swallowed. Avoid contact with clothing. Seek medical attention immediately if ingested or if breathing difficulty occurs or irritation persists. Wash hands thoroughly after handling this product. NOTE TO PHYSICIANS: This product is not an anticoagulant type of rodenticide. If ingested, limit absorption (either emesis or gastric lavage. Sub lethal symptoms, if present, would be the result of cerebral edema). should be treated accordingly through administration of an asthmatic diuretic and corticosteroid. ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS: This product is toxic to birds, fish and wildlife. Keep out of any body of water. NOTICE: Buyer assumes all responsibility for safety and use not in accordance with directions. Bar Code: 0-71121-00930-2 EPA Reg. # 602-315-8845. EPA Est. #: 9688-MO-1. Item 930-4. Form 930C2.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Inhalation: N/A Eye Contact: Avoid contact with eyes. Skin Contact: Avoid contact with skin and clothing. Ingestion: May be harmful or fatal if swallowed. Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: None under normal use. This product is not an anticoagulant type of rodenticide. If ingested, limit absorption by either emesis or gastric lavage. Sub lethal symptoms, if present, would be the result of cerebral edema and should be treated accordingly through administration of an osmotic diuretic and corticosteroid.
Chronic Health Effects: The manufacturer's Material Safety Data Sheet provides no information about health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product. (For discussion of potential long-term health effects, consult the individual chemical ingredients in
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS The ingredients in this product are not identified as carcinogens or potential carcinogens by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
Health Rating: 1.
Flammability Rating: 0
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: 1996-06-24
Handling: From MSDS Store under standard warehouse conditions, away from food. Read and follow label directions. They are your best guide to using this product effectively, and give necessary safety precautions to protect your health.
Disposal: From MSDS Give to qualified waste disposal service for disposal in an approved landfill.
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