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Product Name: Desitin Diaper Rash Ointment, Hypoallergenic-Old Product
Form: cream
Product Category: Personal Care » diaper rash treatment » Babies & Kids
Customer Service: 800-223-0182
Date Entered: 2003-09-11
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Manufacturer: Johnson & Johnson
Address: 1 Johnson & Johnson Plaza
City: New Brunswick
State: NJ
Zip Code: 08933
Telephone Number: 732-524-0400
Toll Free Number: 888-638-5242
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
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The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the (Material) Safety Data Sheet, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS EYE CONTACT: Minor irritation. SKIN: Remove clothing and wash affected skin with soap and water. If irritation occurs or persists, get medical attention. INHALATION: Remove to fresh air. If discomfort persists, get medical attention. INGESTION: May cause nausea or vomiting.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS MSDS provides no information about chronic health effects resulting from prolonged or frequent use of this product.
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS Carcinogen Status: None
First Aid: From MSDS Emergency and First Aid Procedures: INGESTION: Depending on the clinical situation, consideration should be given for the dilution of the product with the drinking of 1 to 2 glasses of water. EYE CONTACT: Irrigate with copious amounts of tepid water for 15 to 20 minutes until no evidence of any product remains. Seek the advice of a Health Professional if eyes continue to be irritated.
Health Rating: 0
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1993-01-29
Handling: From MSDS Store between 2-30 deg C (36-86 deg F).
Disposal: From MSDS Waste material should be handled in accordance with Federal, State and Local Environmental Regulations via a licensed waste disposal company.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Zinc oxide001314-13-240
Cod liver oil008001-69-2
Talc (non-fibrous)014807-96-6
Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA)025013-16-5
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