300 Northfield Road
Bedford, OH 44146
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
-or- (800) 562-4797
Section I - IDENTITY
Common/Trade Name: Doxycycline for Injection, USP
Chemical Names: 2-Napthacenecarboxamide,4-(dimethylamino)-1,4,4a,5,5a,6,11,12a-octahydro-
Synonyms: Vibramycin Intravenous, Doxycycline, Liviatin, Doxiciclina, GS-3056
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
October 22, 2001
July 12, 2007
Section II - HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/COMPOSITION INFORMATION
OSHA PEL ACGIH TLV
Doxycycline Hyclate 17.24 564-25-0
Doxycycline is a sterile lyophilized drug provided in a vial.
Section III - HEALTH HAZARD DATA
Routes of Entry: Under normal use, Doxycycline presents little hazard. It may be
absorbed through the skin, through ingestion or via inhalation of aerosols.
Health Hazard (Acute & Chronic): Doxycycline is a broad spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety
gram positive and gram negative organisms. It may affect the digestive system and may cause
NTP? NO IARC Monographs?
OSHA Regulated? NO
Signs & Symptoms of Exposure: Doxycycline may cause irritation to the eyes, skin and respiratory
tract. It may also cause nausea, vomiting diarrhea, and difficulty in swallowing. May cause allergic
Medical Conditions Generally Aggravated by Exposure: Persons who are allergic to tetracyclines.
BVL Hazard Category: 2
Section IV - FIRST AID