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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
Product Name: HeifermaX™500
Supplier of Data:
Ivy Animal Health, Inc.
8857 Bond Street
Overland Park, KS 66214
Emergency Telephone Number: 1-800-828-2192
Revision Date: 01/06/2005
Exposure Limit(s) for the Material: Not established.
Chemical Family: Progestational steroid
474675 – EDP Number
Propylene Glycol USP
Primary Route(s) of exposure: Skin contact, eye contact, inhalation and ingestion.
Effect of Overexposure: Overexposure to melengestrol acetate, the active ingredient in
this product could lead to headache, nausea, somnolence and reproductive
Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Not Established
Skin Irritation (human): Mild to moderate (propylene glycol)
Eye Irritation (Rabbit): Mild irritant (propylene glycol)
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Oral LD50 (RAT): 20 g/kg (propylene glycol)
Reproduction/Fertility: Melengestrol acetate is a potential progestational agent capable
of stimulating body-weight gain and suppression of estrus in heifers. Over
dosage has not been reported in humans. Reproductive impairment could occur.
Carcinogenicity: Ingredient(s) are not listed as carcinogenic by IARC, NTP or OSHA.
Permissible Exposure Limit:
Eye Contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least
Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. Take off all contaminated clothing
Inhalation: Move to fresh air.
Contact a physician or poison control center.
Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point (Pensky-Martens Closed