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Product Name: Adams Flea & Tick Shampoo-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Pet Care » flea & tick control » Cats
Pet Care » flea & tick control » Dogs
Pet Care » flea & tick control » Small Animals
Customer Service: 800-720-0032
Date Entered: 2003-09-17
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Farnam Companies, Inc.
Address: 1501 East Woodfield Road, 200W
City: Schaumburg
State: IL
Zip Code: 60173
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: Keep out of reach of children 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. Read entire label before each use. Use only on dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens. Precautionary Statements Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals. Human: Harmful if swallowed. Avoid contact with eyes. In case of contact, flush with water. Avoid contact with food and food serving areas. Wash thoroughly after using with soap and warm water. Animal: Do not use on animals under 12 weeks of age. 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 wash animal where runoff is likely to occur.
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 can occur following direct contact with this material. Symptoms such as itching, redness or swelling may be immediate or delayed. EYE CONTACT: Irritation can occur following direct contact with this material. Symptoms might include redness, swelling, blurred vision, pain or permanent eye damage.INHALATION: Inhalation is not expected during normal use of product. Mist or vapor may be toxic. Symptoms after over exposure might include irritation, itching sensation, asthma-like breathing, coughing, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, dizziness, salivation, sweating or fatigue, incoordination and tremors. Depressant effects similar to those produced by alcohol may also occur following over exposure. INGESTION: Ingestion is not expected during normal use of product. However, ingestion should be avoided. Symptoms after over exposure might include irritation, coughing, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, dizziness, salivation, sweating or fatigue. ADDITIONAL HAZARDS INFORMATION ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION ACUTE AQUATIC EFFECTS: This mixture is toxic to fish. Do not add directly to water. Do not wash animal where runoff is likely to occur.
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 flush exposed area with water thoroughly for 15 minutes. Obtain medical assistance if irritation occurs, which may be delayed. EYE CONTACT: Flush eyes continuously with water for at least 15 minutes and obtain immediate medical attention.NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Consider further flushing of eyes with large amounts of water or saline. INHALATION: General procedures for inhalation overexposures are as follows. Move exposed subject to fresh air and seek medical assistance if subject experiences difficulty breathing. IF BREATHING HAS STOPPED START BASIC LIFE SUPPORT AND SEEK IMMEDIATE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE. INGESTION: In the event of ingestion of this material, seek immediate medical attention. Do not induce vomiting. Treat subject symptomatically and supportively. NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: This material contains pyrethrin insecticide. In cases of over exposure, consult a poison control center for additional information concerning poisoning. ANTIDOTES: No specific antidotes known. MEDICAL CONDITIONS GENERALLY AGGRAVATED BY EXPOSURE Asthmatics
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: 1999-03-22
Handling: Store in cool, dry area. Use protective clothing. Use with adequate ventilation. Store in a cool, dry place away from heat and other containers of food or feed. Do not transfer to other containers. Wash hands and arms thoroughly after handling this material. Clean up spills immediately.
Disposal: Do not reuse empty container. Rinse thoroughly, wrap container in several layers of newspaper, and discard in trash. Observe all local and national regulations when disposing of this mixture.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Piperonyl butoxide000051-03-61.5
N-Octyl bicycloheptene dicarboximide (MGK 264)000113-48-40.5
Inert ingredients (unspecified)999999-00-297.85
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