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Product Name: Virbac Effitix Topical Solution for Dogs, All Sizes-11/30/2011-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pet Care » flea & tick control » Dogs
Customer Service: 800-338-3659
Date Entered: 2014-11-04
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Virbac Animal Health
Address: 3200 Meacham Road
City: Fort Worth
State: TX
Zip Code: 76137
Telephone Number: 844-484-7222
Fax Number: 817-831-8327
Toll Free Number: 800-338-3659
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-12
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: CAUTION! Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Harmful if swallowed. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on cats or rabbits. Read entire label before each use.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview: CAUTION! Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Harmful if swallowed. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on cats or rabbits. Read entire label before each use.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of Entry: Eye contact. Skin contact. Ingestion. Inhalation.

Eye Contact: Contact with eyes may cause moderate irritation.

Skin Contact: Repeated, prolonged contact with skin may cause mild irritation.

Inhalation: Prolonged inhalation may cause irritation to mucous membranes.

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed. Ingestion of this material may cause gastrointestinal effects such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Repeated ingestion can cause adverse effects to the central nervous system and blood.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

Repeated, prolonged contact with skin may cause mild irritation.
Carcinogenicity: Considered carcinogenic by EPA.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for at least 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Skin Contact: Take of contaminated clothing. Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Inhalation: Remove person to fresh air. Seek medical attention if symptoms persist.

Ingestion: Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Advice to Physicians: Treat symptomatically.

Have product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment. You may also contact the Hotline number 1-800-338-3659 for health concerns, emergency medical treatment information or pesticide Incidents.
Health Rating: 2*
Flammability Rating: 1
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: 2011-11-30
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store in original container in a cool, dry place. Store away from children and pets. Do not use on cats or rabbits. As a precaution, pregnant women should avoid contact with this product. Do not store near foodstuffs. Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage. Wear appropriate protective clothing. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Wash and remove contaminated clothing before reuse. Avoid breathing vapors. Wash hands thoroughly after handling and before eating, drinking, or smoking.
Disposal: Do not contaminate water, food or feed by disposal. Never place any unused product down an indoor or outdoor drain. Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Offer container for recycling, if available. Do not reuse container.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Diethylene glycol ethyl ether000111-90-045.0-55.0
Permethrin052645-53-144.88
Fipronil120068-37-36.01
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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