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Product Name: Nix Creme Rinse Lice Treatment-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » lice shampoo » Babies & Kids
Personal Care » shampoo » Hair Care
Customer Service: 888-542-3546
Date Entered: 2009-10-07
Related Items: Products with similar usage in this database
Manufacturer: Prestige Brands
Address: 660 White Plains Road Suite 250
City: Tarrytown
State: NY
Zip Code: 10591
Telephone Number: 914-524-6800
Toll Free Number: 800-962-4624
Date Info Verified: 2019-01-14
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: For External Use Only. Do not use on children under 2 months of age, near the eyes, inside the nose, ear, mouth, or vagina, on lice in eyebrows or eyelashes. See your doctor.Ask a doctor before use if you are allergic to ragweed. May cause breathing difficulty or an asthmatic episode.When using this product keep eyes tightly closed and protect eyes with a washcloth or towel, if product gets into eyes, immediately flush with large amounts of water, scalp itching or redness may occur. Stop use and see a doctor if breathing difficulty occurs, eye irritation occurs, or skin or scalp irritation continues or infection occurs. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Read all the directions in the Consumer Information Insert and warnings before use. Keep the carton. It contains important information. Store at 20 deg. to 25 deg.C (68 deg. to 77 deg. F)
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:Hazards IdentificationCAUTION! FLAMMABLE! MAY CAUSE EYE AND RESPIRATORY TRACT IRRITATION. MAY CAUSE NERVOUS SYSTEM EFFECTSEye effects: Possible eye irritantSkin effects: No data available.Inhalation effects: Possible respiratory irritantIngestion effects: No data available.Effects reported during consumer use include nausea, vomiting, headache, and diarrhea.NOTE: This document has been prepared in accordance with standards for workplace safety, which require the inclusion of all known hazards of the product or its ingredients regardless of the potential risk. The precautionary statements and warnings included may not apply in all cases. Your needs may vary depending upon the potential for exposure in your workplace.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:Not determined.
Carcinogenicity: None of the components of this formulation are listed as a carcinogen by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
First Aid: Eyes: Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes until no evidence of product remains. If irritation occurs or persists, get medical attention.Skin: Wash exposed area with soap and water, remove contaminated clothing and obtain medical assistance if irritation occurs.Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If discomfort persists, get medical attention.Ingestion: In the event of swallowing this material, seek medical assistance if symptoms develop. Do not induce vomiting unless directed by medical personnel. Give water to dilute unless instructed to do otherwise.
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 Date: 2003-07-08
Handling: Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid contact with skin and clothing. Avoid breathing vapor or mist.Keep in tightly closed containers away from heat and light. Keep away from heat, sparks, flame, and other sources of ignition.
Disposal: Observe all local and national regulations when disposing of this material.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Propylene glycol000057-55-6
Citric acid000077-92-9
Stearalkonium chloride000122-19-0
FD&C Yellow #6 (C.I. 15985)002783-94-0
Fir needle oil008021-28-1
Hydroxyethyl cellulose009004-62-0
Collagen, hydrolyzed009015-54-7
Cetyl alcohol036653-82-4
Polyoxyethylene isohexadecyl ether069364-63-2
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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