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					- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Bausch DEXASPORIN OPTH SUSP. (NEOMYCIN AND POLYMYXIN B SULFATE AND DEXAMETHASONE OPHTHALMIC SUSPENSION)
EYES: Rinse immediately with copious amounts of water for at least 20 minutes. Contact a physician. SKIN: Remove all contaminated clothing and wash skin with copious amounts of water for at least 20 minutes. Contact a physician if skin becomes irritated. INHALATION: Remove person to fresh air, and if breathing stops, use artificial respiration. Contact Physician. INGESTION: Wash out mouth. Give plenty of water and bland fluids. Do not give anything to an unconscious person. ----------------------------------------------------------6. REACTIVITY DATA ----------------------------------------------------------STABILITY: Stable INCOMPATIBILITY (materials to avoid): This product has the incompatibilities of water e.g. Strong acids, bases alkali metal, alkali hydrides. HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: Emits toxic fumes. HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur CONDITIONS TO AVOID: ----------------------------------------------------------7. SPILL OR LEAK PROCEDURES ----------------------------------------------------------STEPS TO BE TAKEN IN CASE MATERIAL IS RELEASED OR SPILLED: Use personal protective equipment. Contain the spill to prevent drainage into sewers, drains or streams. Use absorbent material to solidify the spill. WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: Dispose of material according to Federal, State and Local regulations. ----------------------------------------------------------8. SPECIAL PROTECTION INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------------------RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: VENTILATION: Recommended. (29 CFR 1910.134) NIOSH approved respirator recommended for handling raw materials. Warning: Do not use air purifying respirators in oxygen depleted environments. No respiratory protection is required in the clinical or home environments. PROTECTIVE GLOVES: EYE PROTECTION: (29 CFR 1910.133) Recommend goggles or chemical safety glasses. OTHER PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: Wash contaminated clothing separately. Wash equipment with soap and water. Release rinse water into an approved wastewater system or according to Federal, State and Local regulations. ----------------------------------------------------------9. SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS ----------------------------------------------------------PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN IN HANDLING AND STORING: Avoid contact with product and use caution to prevent puncturing containers. No special protective equipment or procedures are required in the clinical or home environment. Store product upright in original containers with the cap tightly closed at a controlled room temperature 15 deg - 30 deg C (59 deg - 86 deg F). Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. OTHER PRECAUTIONS: ----------------------------------------------------------NOTE: THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET IS PROVIDED IN GOOD FAITH AND IS ACCURATE TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE. HOWEVER, THE MANUFACTURER ASSUMES NO WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. USERS OF THESE PRODUCTS ARE ADVISED TO VERIFY THIS INFORMATION IS SUITABLE TO THEIR PARTICULAR PURPOSES PRIOR TO THEIR USE OF THEM.

VEDCO DEXASPORIN OPTH SUSP. (Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfate and Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Suspension) ----------------------------------------------------------SECTION 1. PRODUCT INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------------------MANUFACTURER: BAUSCH & LOMB PHARMACEUTICALS INC. 8500 HIDDEN RIVER PARKWAY TAMPA FL 33637 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER: (800)227-1427 TRADE NAME AND SYNONYMS: CHEMICAL NAME AND SYNONYMS: CHEMICAL FAMILY: Antibiotic/Glucocorticoid FORMULA: ----------------------------------------------------------2. HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS ----------------------------------------------------------Dexamthasone CAS# 50-02-2 Neomycin Sulfate CAS# 1404-04-2 Polymyxin B Sulfate CAS# 1404-26-8 ----------------------------------------------------------3. PHYSICAL DATA ----------------------------------------------------------BOILING POINT (*F): VAPOR PRESSURE (mm Hg): VAPOR DENSITY (air=1): SOLUBILITY IN WATER: APPEARANCE AND ODOR: SPECIFIC GRAVITY (h2O=1): PERCENT VOLATILE BY VOLUME (%): EVAPORATION RATE: ----------------------------------------------------------4. FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARD DATA ----------------------------------------------------------FLASH POINT (method used): NE FLAMMABLE LIMITS: NE EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Dry chemical, carbon dioxide, halon, water spray or fog, and foam on surrounding materials. UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Emits toxic fumes. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing. Use water spray to keep fire-exposed containers cool. ----------------------------------------------------------5. HEALTH HAZARD DATA ----------------------------------------------------------THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE: EFFECTS OF OVEREXPOSURE: EMERGENCY AID PROCEDURES: May cause irritation or burning sensation on installation. Can cause hypersensitivity in some individuals. The most frequent adverse reactions are localized hypersensitivity with itching, swelling of conjunctiva and eyelid, and diffused redness of the eye. It may be manifest as a failure to heal. It has been shown, though not in humans, that through large doses or prolonged topical administration, glucocorticoide may be systemically adsorbed by pregnant mother and fetal abnormalities. Systemically administered corticosteroids are secreted into breast milk in quantities not likely to have a deleterious effect on the infant. SKIN: May cause irritation and hypersensitivity in some individuals. Neomycin sulfate causes cutaneous sensitization. The most frequent adverse reaction are localized hypersensitivity with itching, swelling and diffused redness of the skin. INGESTION: May cause irritation and hypersensitivity in some individuals. Large doses may induce vomiting, diarrhea, adrenal and gland suppression, cushing's syndrome hyper-glycemia, and possible birth defects in pregnant mothers.

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----------------------------------------------------------DISCLAIMER OF EXPRESSED AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES: Although reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this document, we extend no warranties and make no representation as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained therein, and assume no responsibility regarding the suitability of this information for the user's intended purposes or for the consequences of its use. Each individual should make a determination as to the suitability of the information for their particular purpose(s). A request has been made to the manufacturer to approve the contents of this material safety data sheet. Upon receipt a new MSDS will be made available. ----------------------------------------------------------COMPAS Code: 13750380

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