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Product Name: Virbac Animal Health, Effipro Plus Topical Solution for Dogs, 23 to 44.9 Lbs-01/15/2016
EPA Registration Code: 2382-185
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pesticides » flea & tick control » Insecticide
Pet Care » flea & tick control » Dogs
Customer Service: 800-338-3659
Date Entered: 2018-09-06
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: Hazard Statements

Danger. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if inhaled. Causes damage to organs (central nervous system) (route of exposure: oral). Causes damage to organs (central nervous system) through prolonged or repeated exposure. Very toxic to aquatic life.

Precautionary Statements

General

None.

Prevention

Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Do not breathe mist, vapors or spray. Do not eat, drink, or smoke when using this product. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. Avoid release to the environment.

Response

If swallowed: Call a poison center or doctor if you feel unwell. Rinse mouth.

If inhaled: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Call a poison center or doctor if you feel unwell.

If exposed or concerned: Call a poison center or doctor. Get medical advice or attention if you feel unwell. Collect spillage

Storage

Store locked up.

Disposal

Dispose of contents and container in accordance with local and national regulations.
Acute Health Effects: From SDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

Danger. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if inhaled. Causes damage to organs (central nervous system) (route of exposure: oral). Causes damage to organs (central nervous system) through prolonged or repeated exposure. Very toxic to aquatic life.

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Fipronil: Moderate eye irritation (rabbit). (Category III - EPA); Pyriproxyfen: Eye irritation reversible within 7 days (Category III - EPA)

Skin Contact: Pyriproxyfen: Mild or slight skin irritation at 72 hours. (Category IV - EPA); Fipronil: Not a dermal sensitizer (EPA) Pyriproxyfen: Non-sensitizing (guinea pig)

Inhalation: Harmful if inhaled.

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed
Chronic Health Effects: From SDS:

Fipronil: In a 14 day repeat dose neurotoxicity study in dogs, the animals displayed neurotoxic signs which included hypoactivity, salivation, ataxia, convulsions, tremors, stiffened body, and muscle twitching. (UK-VMD)

Pyriproxyfen: No signif
Carcinogenicity: Fipronil: EPA: The carcinogenic potential of Fipronil has been classified as a Group C possible human carcinogen based on increases in thyroid follicular cell tumors in both sexes of the rat, which were statistically significant by both pair-wise and tren
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing the eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

Skin Contact: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 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 to an unconscious person.
MSDS Date: 2016-01-15
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Wear appropriate protective clothing. Wash hands thoroughly after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Store in tightly closed original container in a cool, dry, locked place. Keep away from children and pets. Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with all applicable local and national regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Glycol ether(s) (unspecified)000000-01-480.0-90.0
Pyriproxyfen095737-68-12.94
Fipronil120068-37-39.78
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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