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HEALTH AND SAFETY DATA SHEET
IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND COMPANY
Dechra Veterinary Products
7505 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64153
Tel (866) 933-2472
Fax (816) 891-9604
Light blue coloured solution containing
1 mg/ml levothyroxine sodium oral
Replacement thyroid hormone for
hypothyroidism in dogs.
Glass bottle, 2fl oz (59 ml)
2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON ACTIVE INGREDIENTS
1.0 mg / ml
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION:
Harmful in contact with the skin and if swallowed in large quantities.
4. FIRST-AID MEASURES
Immediately rinse eyes with water for 15 minutes assuring adequate
flushing by separating the eyelids with finger. If irritation occurs, seek
Wash immediately with plenty of soap and water. If irritation occurs,
seek medical advice.
If swallowed, wash mouth with plenty of water. Take patient to hospital
or doctor. Treatment involves activated charcoal and possibly
EQUIPMENT AT WORKPLACE:
Eye and skin washing facilities.
5. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES (BULK ACTIVE)
Water spray, carbon dioxide or foam
EXTINGUISHERS NOT TO BE USED:
SPECIAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:
Evacuate area. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus
with full-face piece and protective clothing to prevent
contact with skin and eyes.
HAZARDOUS COMBUSTION PRODUCTS:
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
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6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Wear adequate eye protection and gloves. Avoid contact with the
Large amounts must not be released into se