Section 1. Product and Company Identification
Safety Data Sheet
WW MSDS No.
Pharmaceutical industry: Antiseptic.
Product Trade Name
EINECS No. Not applicable.
17 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) Chlorhexidine Acetate
2) Inert Ingredients
Name of Ingredients
Section 3. Hazards Identification - Summary of Primary Effects and Critical Hazards
Potential organ systems affected are: Gastrointestinal Tract.
Adverse effects could include: discomfort (gastrointestinal) nausea/vomiting
Chronic Health Effects
Environmental Hazards No known significant effects or critical hazards.
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
No specific treatment, treat symptomatically. Call medical doctor or poison control center immediately if large
quantities are ingested.
Flush eyes with plenty of water for 15 minutes, occasionally lifting upper and lower eyelids. (Check person for
contact lenses and remove if present.) If redness or irritation persists have eyes examined by doctor immediately.
Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes (remove all contaminated clothing and shoes). Get
medical attention if symptoms persist.
No specific treatmen