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Product Name: Cepacol Antibacterial Mouthwash Mint-(Canadian Market)
Form: liquid
Product Category: Personal Care » mouthwash » Oral Hygiene
Customer Service: 800-228-4722
Date Entered: 2013-04-13
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Manufacturer: Reckitt Benkiser Canada, Inc.
Address: 1680 Tech Avenue Unit #2
City: Mississauga
State: ON
Zip Code: L4W 5S9
Telephone Number: 905-283-7000
Fax Number: 905-283-7001
Toll Free Number: 800-888-0192
Date Info Verified: 2016-02-10
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
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?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Emergency Overview

This product is regulated by Health Canada as a personal care cosmetic. Extensive testing has been completed to show that it is safe and effective when used as directed.

Caution: Do not swallow. Children from 6 to 12 years: Supervise use. Not for use by children under 6. Keep out of the reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, contact a physician or poison control center immediately.Keep out of reach of children.

Potential Health Effects

Routes of exposure: Eye, Skin contact, Inhalation, Ingestion.

Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation upon direct contact with the eyes.

Skin Contact: There is no known adverse effect from exposure to the recommended use of this product.

Inhalation: There is no known adverse effect from exposure to the recommended use of this product.

Ingestion: Do not swallow. May cause stomach distress, nausea or vomiting.

Signs and symptoms: There are no hazards associated with this product in normal use.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.
Carcinogenicity: The finished product is not expected to have chronic health effects.
First Aid: Eye Contact: Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting upper and lower eyelids. Obtain medical attention if irritation persists.

Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. Get medical attention if irritation develops or persists.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get immediate medical attention.

Ingestion: Do not swallow. In case of accidental ingestion, contact a physician or poison control center immediately.

Notes to physician: Symptoms may be delayed.

General advice: If you feel unwell, seek medical advice (show the label where possible). Ensure that medical personnel are aware of the material(s) involved, and take precautions to protect themselves. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance. Keep out of reach of children.
Health Rating: 1
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: 2012-12-05
Handling: Ensure adequate ventilation. Use good industrial hygiene practices in handling this material. Use according to package label instructions. TO OPEN SAFETY CAP: Remove printed seal. Squeeze both raised finger pads and continue to squeeze while turning. TO CLOSE: Turn cap until it locks completely.TAMPER EVIDENT FEATURE: Do not use if imprinted neck band is missing or broken.Store between 15 deg C and 30 deg C. Keep container tightly closed. Keep out of reach of children.
Disposal: Dispose in accordance with all applicable regulations. Do not dispose of large quantities down the drain.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-510.0-30.0
Propylene oxide000075-56-9
2,6-Di-t-butyl-p-cresol (BHT)000128-37-0
Sodium saccharin000128-44-9
FD&C (or D&C) Yellow #5 (C.I. 19140)001934-21-0
Acid Blue 9003844-45-9
Cetylpyridinium chloride [INN:BAN:JAN]006004-24-60-0.1
Peppermint oil008006-90-4
Acid Yellow 23 Aluminum Lake012225-21-7
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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