Ingredients from MSDS/Label
D&C Red #27 aluminum lake
Mineral oil (unspecified)
Calcium/zinc polyvinyl methyl ether maleate
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not evaluate information from the product label or the Material Safety Data Sheet.
Product Label: Warnings:
Not Given on Label
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS Potential Health Effects:
Eye - May produce transient eye irritation.
Skin - NA
Inhalation - NA
Ingestion - Ingestion of large amounts may cause nausea and vomiting . Esophageal blockage may occur in rare instances
Chronic Health Effects: MSDS: Emergency Overview: This paste may produce transient eye irritation. Ingestion of large amounts may cause nausea or vomiting. Esophageal blockage could occur in rare cases.
Carcinogenicity: MSDS: None
First Aid: FIRST AID
· Eye - Rinse thoroughly with water.
· Oral irritation - Discontinue use, See physician or dentist if symptoms persist.
· Skin - If skin irritation occurs, flush thoroughly with cool water.
· Inhalation - NA
· Ingestion - If substantial amounts are ingested, treat symptomatically
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: 2003-10-07
Looks pretty benign to me. If anyone else tries it, please report your results. I'm so sick of taping, I can barely stand to do it anymore.