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Keep out of the reach of children under 6 years of age. If you accidentally swallow more than used for brushing, seek professional help or contact a poison control center immediately.
Acute Health Effects:
EYE: May be irritating, but will not cause permanent injury. Effects will be minimized with washing.
SKIN CONTACT: Not a skin irritant.
INGESTION: Not considered toxic by ingestion. Swallowing large amounts (tablespoonfuls) may result in abdominal discomfort.
INHALATION: None known.
Chronic Health Effects:
See Acute Health Hazards
These products contain sodium saccharin. For hazard communication purposes: IARC concludes that saccharin cannot be classified as a carcinogen. NTP concludes that saccharin can reasonably be anticipated to be carcinogenic. Through its intended use and any inadvertent low level long term ingestion, the product is not expected to result in any hazardous condition.
EYES: Flush with clean flowing water, low pressure and luke warm (not hot) if possible. Flush for 15 minutes or until irritation subsides. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
INGESTION: Induce vomiting if large amounts are ingested. Keep airway clear. Seek medical attention.
NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Large doses may cause alkalosis. Normal body mechanisms will handle the excretion of excess material and permit recovery. Treatment based on judgment of physician in response to reactions of patient.
0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
Keep containers closed and store product at ambient temperature. Avoid freezing or excessive heat. Avoid getting product in eyes.
Any disposal practice must be in compliance with local, state and federal regulations. Landfill this product in accordance with all applicable regulations. Dilute and drain small amounts to sewer.