Material Safety Data Sheet
1. PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
Product Name Carboplatin Injection
Medical Treatment; Ovarian Carcinoma
Teva Sicor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Irvine, CA 92618-1902
Chemtrec Emergency No.
1-800-424-9300 (United States)
1-202-483-7617 (International Collect)
Common Names Paraplatin®
Chemical Name Platinum, diammine [1,1-cyclobutanedicarboxylato(2-)-0,0`]-(SP-4-2)
Chemical Formula C6H12N2O4Pt
Chemical Family Antineoplastic belonging to the group of medicines known as alkylating
How Supplied 5 mL solution in a 6 mL polymer vial
15 mL solution in a 25 mL polymer vial
45 mL solution in a 50 mL polymer vial
Date of Preparation: November 20, 2005
2. COMPOSITION AND INGREDIENTS
EXPOSURE LIMITS IN AIR
Carboplatin (exposure limit for
Platinum, soluble salts as
0.002 mg/m3 NE
Water (for injection)
NE - Not Established
C - Ceiling Limit
NOTE: All WHMIS required information is included. It is located in appropriate sections based on the ANSI Z400.1 – 1998 format
CHEMTREC NUMBER: Use only in the event of a chemical emergency involving a spill, leak, fire, exposure or accident involving this drug.
3. HAZARD IDENTIFICATION
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW: Material is a clear, colorless solution. Toxic if injected or
swallowed. Eye irritant.