Section 1. Product and Company Identification
Safety Data Sheet
WW MSDS No.
Vetalar (Ketamine Hydrochloride) Veterinary
Injection for Intramuscular Use
Vetalar (Ketamine Hydrochloride) Veterinary Injection for Intramuscular Use
Pharmaceutical industry: Veterinary Pharmaceutical Anesthetic.
Product Trade Name
Veterinary pharmaceutical. General Anesthetics.
EINECS No. Mixture.
18 January 2002
In Case of
Fort Dodge Animal Health
800 5th Street NW
P.O. Box 518
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Section 2. Composition - Information on Ingredients
1) Ketamine Hydrochloride
2) Benzethonium Chloride
R22, R38, R41, R51
3) Water For Injection.
Name of Ingredients
Section 3. Hazards Identification - Summary of Primary Effects and Critical Hazards
Potential organ systems affected are: Central Nervous System (CNS).
Adverse effects could include: delirium/hallunications discomfort (gastrointestinal)
Chronic Health Effects
Environmental Hazards No known significant effects or critical hazards.
Significant adverse health effects are associated with chronic high level exposures.
Acute Health Effects
Section 4. First Aid Measures - (by medical responders using "Universal Precautions")
Direct treatment at control of symptoms.
Notes to Medical Doctor
Do not induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Call a medical doctor or poison control center
Flush eyes with plenty of water for 15 minutes, occasionally lifting upper and lower eyelids. (Check person for