300 Northfield Road
Bedford, OH 44146
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Telephone: (800) 562-4797
-or- (440) 232-3320
Section I - IDENTITY
Common/Trade Name: Mitomycin for Injection, USP (5mg, 20mg, and 40mg/vial as powder)
Chemical Names: (1aR)-6-Amino-8-[[(aminocarbonyl) oxy]methyl]-1,1a,2,8,8a,8-hexahydro-
Synonyms: Amecytin; Mutamycin, NSC 26980, NCI-C04706, 7-Amino-9-alpha-methoxymitosane
BEN VENUE LABORATORIES, INC.
300 NORTHFIELD ROAD
BEDFORD, OH 44146
Emergency Telephone Number:
Telephone Number for Info.:
(440)232-3320 or (800)562-4797
Medical Emergency: Professional Services 1(800)521-5169
June 6, 1999
December 26, 2001
March 17, 2003
July 17, 2007
Section II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/COMPOSITION INFORMATION
OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV Recommended
Mitomycin is a sterile parenteral injectable drug presented as a powder cake. It must be reconstituted
with Sterile Water for Injection prior to administration.
Section III - HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Routes of Entry: Product may be absorbed via inhalation, ingestion, or skin contact.
Health Hazard (Acute & Chronic): Mitomycin is a cytotoxic antibiotic and anticancer drug. Irritation of
exposed tissue is possible. Chronic effects due to occupational exposure are not anticipated. Patients
receiving this compound via injection experience effects on the following systems: bone marrow,
mucus membranes, kidneys, lungs. Allergic
reactions are possible.
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