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UPJOHN COMPANY, THE -- ATGAM STERILE SOLUTION, AGENT ID#:30479 -- 6505-00D003343
=====================  Product Identification  =====================

Product ID:ATGAM STERILE SOLUTION, AGENT ID#:30479
MSDS Date:06/30/1994
FSC:6505
NIIN:00D003343
MSDS Number: BTWTW
=== Responsible Party ===
Company Name:UPJOHN COMPANY, THE
Address:7171 PORTAGE ROAD
City:KALAMAZOO
State:MI
ZIP:49001-0199
Country:US
Info Phone Num:616-323-7555 (8:00 AM - 4:30 PM)
Emergency Phone Num:616-323-5122 (24 HOURS)
CAGE:93703
=== Contractor Identification ===
Company Name:PHARMACIA & UPJOHN
Address:7171 PORTAGE RD
Box:City:KALAMAZOO
State:MI
ZIP:49001-0199
Country:US
Phone:616-833-5122/616-833-7555
CAGE:93703

=============  Composition/Information on Ingredients  =============

Ingred Name:ATGAM BULK POWDER (ANTI-HUMAN THYMOCYTE EQUINE GAMMA
    GLOBULIN).
Fraction by Wt: 5%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:WATER
CAS:7732-18-5
RTECS #:ZC0110000
Fraction by Wt: 93%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:GLYCINE
CAS:56-40-6
RTECS #:MB7600000
Fraction by Wt: <2%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

Ingred Name:THIMEROSAL
CAS:54-64-8
RTECS #:OV8400000
Fraction by Wt: 0.01%
Other REC Limits:NONE RECOMMENDED

=====================  Hazards Identification  =====================

LD50 LC50 Mixture:ORAL LD50,RATS:7930MG/KG GLYCINE.
Routes of Entry: Inhalation:YES  Skin:YES  Ingestion:YES
Reports of Carcinogenicity:NTP:NO    IARC:NO	OSHA:NO
Health Hazards Acute and Chronic:A SYSTEMIC REACTION SUCH AS ANY
    GENERALIZED RASH, TACHYCARDIA, DYSPNEA, HYPOTENSION OR ANAPHYLAXIS
    MAY BE SEEN FOLLOWING EXPOSURE TO EQUINE ANTIBODY & ANTIGENCI
    PROTEINS.
Explanation of Carcinogenicity:PER MSDS:INGRED(S) ARE NOT LISTED AS
    CARCINOGENIC BY IARC/NTP/OSHA.
Effects of Overexposure:GENERALIZED RASH, TACHYCARDIA, DYSPNEA,
    HYPOTENSION OR ANAPHYLAXIS.
Medical Cond Aggravated by Exposure:PRIOR EXPOSURE AND SENSITIVITY TO
    EQUINE GAMMA GLOBULIN PROTEINS.

=======================  First Aid Measures  =======================

First Aid:EYES:FLUSH W/WATER FOR 15MINS. HOLD EYELIDS OPEN TO ASSURE
    COMPLETE CONTACT W/WATER. SKIN:WASH WITH SOAP & WATER. REMOVE
    CONTMAIN CLOTHING. INHAL:REMOVE FROM EXPOSURE. INGEST:CONTACT
    PHYSICIAN OR POIS ON CONTROL CENTER.

=====================  Fire Fighting Measures  =====================

Flash Point:NON-FLAMMABLE
Extinguishing Media:WATER, CARBON DIOXIDE OR DRY CHEMICAL.
Fire Fighting Procedures:WEAR SELF-CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS &
    FULL-BODY PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT.
Unusual Fire/Explosion Hazard:NONE.

==================  Accidental Release Measures  ==================

Spill Release Procedures:PROVIDE VENTI/RESP/SKIN/EYE PROT TO PREVENT
    OVEREXPO.KEEP PRODUCT OUT OF DRAINS;PREVENT ENTRY TO SURFACE
    WATER/GROUNDWATER/SOIL.SM SPILLS:ABSORBED W/PAPER
    TOWELS/APPROPRIATE MEDIA.LG SPILLS:VACUUM/SCO OP.PLACE IN SUITABLE
    CNTNR.

======================	Handling and Storage  ======================

Handling and Storage Precautions:AVOID CONTACT
    W/SKIN/EYES/CLOTHING.STORE IN COOL DRY PLACE & PROTECT FROM LIGHT.
    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Other Precautions:USE:HUMAN DRUG USED IN IMMUNOSUPPRESSIVE THERAPY.
    THIS DRUG SUBJECT TO FDA LABELING REQMTS THEREFORE EXEMPT FROM
    LABELING REQMTS OF OSHA HAZ COMMUN STD. NDC:0009-0926-04.

=============  Exposure Controls/Personal Protection  =============

Respiratory Protection:NOT REQUIRED.
Ventilation:LOCAL EXHAUST.
Protective Gloves:RUBBER GLOVES.
Eye Protection:SAFETY GLASSES W/SIDE SHIELDS.
Other Protective Equipment:PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR EXPOSED AREAS OF
    SKIN.
Work Hygienic Practices:WASH THOROUGHLY AFTER HANDLING. LAUNDER
    CONTAMIN CLOTHING BEFORE REUSE.
Supplemental Safety and Health
MSDS APPLIES TO FOLLOWING NDC NUMBERS: 0009-0926-04. HUMAN DRUG USED IN
    IMMUNOSUPPRESSIVE THERAPY.

==================  Physical/Chemical Properties  ==================

HCC:T6
pH:UNKNON
Viscosity:NOT GIVEN
Solubility in Water:FREELY SOLUBLE.
Appearance and Odor:CLEAR LIUQID IN 5ML AMPULE, MIXTURE.

=================  Stability and Reactivity Data  =================

Stability Indicator/Materials to Avoid:YES
NONE.
Stability Condition to Avoid:NONE.
Hazardous Decomposition Products:NONE.

====================  Disposal Considerations  ====================

Waste Disposal Methods:DISPOSE OF BY INCINERATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH
    APPLICABLE INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL, STATE, &/OR LOCAL WASTE
    DISPOSAL REGS.

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