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Product Name: Adams Flea & Tick Mist-Old Product
Form: pump spray
Product Category: Pet Care » indoor » Flea & Tick Control (indoor/outdoor)
Customer Service: 800-720-0032
Date Entered: 2003-09-16
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Manufacturer: Farnam Companies, Inc.
Address: 1501 East Woodfield Road, 200W
City: Schaumburg
State: IL
Zip Code: 60173
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Keep out of reach of children. Read entire label before use. Use only on dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens. Precautionary Statements Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals It is violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Use only in a well ventilated area. Hazards to humans and domestic animals. Caution Human: Harmful if swallowed or inhaled. Avoid breathing mist. Avoid contamination of food. Wash hands with soap and water after using. Animal: Do not treat animals under 12 weeks of age. Do not oversaturate, especially on cats. Avoid spraying of genital areas. Consult a veterinarian before using the product on debilitated, aged, medicated, pregnant, or nursing animals. Sensitivities may occur after using any pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur, bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately. Environmental Hazards: This product is toxic to fish. Do not add directly to water. Do not apply where runoff is likely to occur. Flammable: Keep away from heat and open flame. Contains alcohol. Do not apply to painted or finished wood surfaces. Store in a cool, dry area away from heat and open flame. Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal. Do not transfer contents to other containers. Do not reuse container. Rinse thoroughly and wrap container in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:ROUTE(S) OF ENTRY: Inhalation? Yes , Skin? Yes , Eyes? Yes , Ingestion? Yes POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE SKIN CONTACT: Irritation immediately after direct contact is not expected. However, skin contact should be avoided. EYE CONTACT: Irritation may occur following direct contact. Symptoms might include redness, swelling or discharge. INHALATION: Mist or vapor is not expected to be toxic. However, inhalation should be avoided. INGESTION: Toxicity following ingestion is not expected. However, ingestion should be avoided.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: No components are listed as carcinogens by IARC, NTP, or OSHA.
First Aid: SKIN CONTACT: Remove contaminated clothing and wash exposed area with soap and water. Obtain medical assistance if irritation or other unusual symptoms occur.EYE CONTACT: Wash eyes continuously with water for at least 15 minutes and obtain medical attention. NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Consider further flushing of eyes with large amounts of water or saline. INHALATION: Move exposed subject to fresh air. Refer to a physician if subject experiences difficulty breathing. IF BREATHING HAS STOPPED, START BASIC LIFE SUPPORT AND SEEK IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE. INGESTION: In the event of swallowing this material, do not induce vomiting. Treat Subject symptomatically and supportively. Get immediate medical assistance. NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: This material contains pyrethrin insecticides. In cases of overexposure, consult a poison control center for detailed information concerning pyrethrin poisoning and treatment. ANTIDOTES: No specific antidote known. NOTE TO PHYSICIAN MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE None known.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2007-12-12
MSDS Date: 2003-04-03
Handling: Store in a cool, dry place away from heat, open flames and other containers of food or feed. Do not transfer to other containers. Do not use this material near sources of ignition. Use with adequate ventilation.
Disposal: Dispose of in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Piperonyl butoxide000051-03-61.5
N-Octyl bicycloheptene dicarboximide (MGK 264)000113-48-40.5
Di-n-propyl isocinchomeronate000136-45-80.5
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-297.35
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