Caucus on New and Underused Reproductive Health Technologies Misoprostol for maternal health oral misoprostol was associated with a significant reduction in the rate of postpartum hemorrhage Misoprostol can be used for a number of obstetric compared to women not using a uterotonic.3 A indications that address maternal health concerns. significant reduction in PPH was also observed with
Have label with you when obtaining treatment advice.
• Call a poison control center, doctor, or 1 -800-222-1222 immediately for treatment advice. • Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. • Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor. If on skin or
• Take off contaminated clothing. clothing
• Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. • Call a poison control center, doctor, or 1-800-222-1222 immediately for treatment advice. If in the eyes
• Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. • Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. • Call a poison control center, doctor, or 1-800-222-1222 immediately for treatment NOTE TO PHYSICIAN
If swallowed, this material may reduce the clotting ability of the blood and cause bleeding. If ingested, administer Vitamin K1 intramuscularly or orally. Repeat as necessary based on monitoring of prothrombin times. TREATMENT FOR PET POISONING
Kills mice and rats If animal eats bait, call veterinarian at once. NOTE TO VETERINARIAN
KILLS WARFARIN RESISTANT NORWAY RATS
Anticoagulant Bromadiolone: For animals ingesting bait and/or showing poisoning signs (bleeding or elevated prothrombin times), give Vitamin K1. If needed, check prothrombin times every 3 days ACTIVE INGREDIENT:
until values return to normal (up to 30 days). In severe cases, blood transfusions may be needed. Bromadiolone (CAS #28772-56-7):. 0.005%
INERT INGREDIENTS*:. 99.995%
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. *Contains Denatonium Benzoate READ THIS LABEL: Read this entire label and follow all use directions
and use precautions. Use only for the sites, pests, and application methods described on this label. EPA Reg. No. 82744-1-81824
IMPORTANT: Do not expose children, pets, or nontarget animals to
EPA Est. No. 82744-SLO-001
rodenticides. To help to prevent accidents: 1. Store unused product out of reach of children and pets. 2. Apply bait in locations out of reach of children, pets, domestic KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
animals and nontarget wildlife, or in tamper-resistant bait stations. These stations must be resistant to destruction by dogs and by children under six years of age, and must be used in a manner that prevents such children from reaching into bait compartments and obtaining bait. If bait can be shaken from bait stations when they are lifted, units must be secured or otherwise immobilized. Even stronger bait stations are needed in areas open to hoofed livestock, raccoons, bears, or other potentially destructive animals, or in areas prone to vandalism. 3. Dispose of product container and unused, spoiled, or unconsumed Net Weight: As marked on container
bait as specified on this label. Note: Bait stations are mandatory for outdoor above-ground use. Tamper-resistant bait stations must be used if children, pets, non-target mammals, or bird may access the bait.
Ensystex II Inc.
2713 Breezewood Ave., Fayetteville, NC 28303
USE RESTRICTIONS: This product may only be used to control
Norway rats, roof rats and house mice in and around homes and residential buildings, food processing facilities, industrial, commercial, agricultural and public buildings, and similar manmade structures. STORAGE AND DISPOSAL
Do not apply further than 50 feet from buildings. Do not place near
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal. or inside ventilation duct openings. When used in USDA inspected Pesticide Storage: Store only in original container in a cool, dry
facilities, this product must be applied in tamper-resistant bait stations. place inaccessible to children and pets. Keep containers closed and Do not broadcast bait. Do not use in sewers. Do not sell this product in away from other chemicals. individual containers holding less than 16 pounds of bait. Pesticide Disposal: Wastes resulting from the use of this product
Urban Areas: This product may only be used in and around homes,
may be placed in trash or delivered to an approved waste disposal industrial, commercial, and public buildings, and similar man-made structures; in transport vehicles (ships, trains, and aircraft) and in and Container Handling: Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill
around related port or terminal buildings; and in alleys. All outdoor bait this container. Triple rinse (or equivalent) then offer for recycling or placements must be made in tamper-resistant bait stations, locked and reconditioning; or puncture and dispose of in a sanitary landfill; or Non-urban Areas: This product may only be used inside of homes,
and agricultural buildings.
SELECTION OF TREATMENT AREAS: Determine areas where rats
DISCLAIMER: To the extent consistent with applicable law, seller
and mice will most likely find and consume the bait. Generally, these makes no warranty, expressed or implied, concerning the use of this areas are along walls, by gnawed openings, beside burrows, in corners product other than indicated on the label. Buyer assumes all risk of use and concealed places, between floors and walls, or in locations where and/or handling of this material when such use and/or handling is signs of rats or house mice have been seen. Protect bait from rain and contrary to label instructions. snow. Remove as much alternative food as possible. APPLICATION DIRECTIONS:
Each RODENTHOR WAX BLOCK weighs approximately 1.0 oz.
Norway Rats and Roof Rats: Apply 6 to 7 bait blocks per placement
for controlling rats. Space placements 15 to 30 feet apart at appropriate
locations within the infested area. Maintain a continuous supply of bait
blocks for at least 10 days or until signs of new feeding by rats on bait
cease to appear.
House Mice: Apply 1 to 2 bait blocks per placement, usually spaced 6
to 16 feet apart. Maintain a constant supply of bait blocks for 15 days or
until signs of mouse activity cease.
Follow-up: Replace contaminated or spoiled bait immediately. Wearing
waterproof gloves, collect and properly dispose of dead animals and
leftover bait and bait bags, as well as any bait that has become
accessible to non-target animals. To discourage re-infestation, limit
sources of rodent food, water, and harborage as much as possible. If
re-infestation does occur, repeat treatment. For continuous sources of
infestation, set up permanent bait stations and replenish them as
Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals
CAUTION: Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through the skin. Keep
away from children, domestic animals and pets. Causes moderate eye
irritation. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. All handlers
(including applicators) must wear shoes plus socks, and waterproof
gloves. Any person who retrieves carcasses or unused bait following
application of this product must wear waterproof gloves.
User Safety Requirements
Follow manufacturer's instruction for cleaning/maintaining PPE. If no
such instructions for washables, use detergent and hot water. Keep and
wash PPE separately from other laundry. Remove PPE immediately
after handling this product. Wash the outside of gloves before
removing. As soon as possible, wash hands thoroughly after applying
bait and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using
the toilet and change into clean clothing.
This product is extremely toxic to fish, birds and other wildlife.
Predatory and scavenging mammals and birds might be poisoned if
they feed upon animals that have eaten bait. Do not apply this product
directly to water or to areas where surface water is present or to
intertidal areas below the mean high water mark.
Material Safety Data Sheet
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
RODENTHOR BLOCK BAIT
Storage Requirements: Store in original container in a cool, dry area out of reach
of children, pets and domestic animals. Do not contaminate water, food or feed.
Transportation Emergency Phone 1-800-424-9300 (Chemtrec) Keep container tightly closed. Do not remove or destroy the product label. Medical Emergency Phone 1-800-369-4352 (Prosar) Handling Precautions: Read the entire product label before using this rodenticide.
1. PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Carefully follow all cautions, directions and use restrictions on the label. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. PRODUCT NAME: RODENTHOR SOFT BAIT
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION
CHEMICAL NAME: Bromadialone
COMPANY: Ensystex II, Inc.
HAND PROTECTION: Wear suitable gloves when handling bait and animals
killed by bait.
ADDRESS: 2713 Breezewood Ave., Fayetteville, NC 28303
SKIN PROTECTION: Wear suitable clothing.
DAYTIME PHONE: 1-866-367-8467 (1-866-FOR-THOR)
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
APPEARANCE: Red wax blocks.
CAS# 28772 - 56- 7 FLAMMABILITY: none Denatonium benzoate 0.001% CAS# 3734 - 33 – 6 SELFIGNITION: none 3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
WATER SOLUBILITY: practically insoluble (19 mg/L @20ºC bromadialone)
Emergency Overview: May be harmful if swallowed or absorbed through the
VAPOR PRESSURE: (2 X106 Pa -6 @20ºC bromadialone)
skin, because this material may reduce the clotting ability of the blood and cause PARTITION COEFFICIENT: n-octanol/water (log Kow=7.3 – bromadiolone)
Acute Effects (Signs and Symptoms of Overexposure):
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Eyes: May cause temporary eye irritation.
STABILITY: Stable under normal conditions. Avoid high temperatures and strong
Skin: May be harmful if absorbed through skin. Symptoms of toxicity include
lethargy, loss of appetite, reduced blood clotting ability and bleeding. HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: If involved in a fire, toxic gases,
Inhalation: Due to this product's solid form, inhalation is unlikely.
toxic dust and smoke may be generated. Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. Symptoms of toxicity include lethargy,
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
loss of appetite, reduced clotting ability of blood, and bleeding. ACUTE ORAL TOXICITY:
Chronic Effects: Prolonged and/or repeated exposure to small amounts of
product can produce cumulative toxicity. Symptoms of toxicity include lethargy,
LD50 (rat) = 1.125 mg/kg (WHO) loss of appetite, reduced clotting ability of blood, and bleeding. LD50 (rat) = 22,500 mg/kg – for bait Medical Conditions Aggravated by Exposure: Bleeding disorders
LD50 (mouse) = 1.75 mg/kg Target Organs: Blood
DERMAL TOXICITY: LD50 (rat) = 2.1 mg/kg (WHO)
Carcinogenicity: Contains no known or suspected carcinogens.
ACUTE INHALATION TOXICITY: LC50 (4h, rat) = 5.0 – 19.3 mg/m3
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor or going for treatment. You may also contact 1-800-369-4352 for DERMAL: Non-irritatiing
emergency medical treatment information. EYES: Slight irritation (rabbits)
EYE CONTACT: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 to
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. ENVIRONMENTAL PRECAUTIONS: This pesticide is toxic to fish and wildlife. Do
not apply directly to water. Do not dispose in sewers and waterways.
SKIN CONTACT: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with
plenty of water for 15 to 20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for
treatment advice. Fish: LC50 (96 hours, different species) = 1.4 – 3.5 mg/L. INGESTION: Call poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment
Avian: LC50 = 0.264 mg/kg advice. Wash out mouth. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do MOBILITY: KOC = 528; classification: immobile (Technical report n.14/07/1997
not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison contro center or doctor. Do not give anything to an unconscious person. PERSISTENCE AND DEGRADABILITY: DT50 (soil) = 1.8 – 7.4 days
ADVICE FOR PHYSICIANS: Bromadiolone
is an indirect anticoagulant. BIOACCUMULATIVE POTENTIAL: Log Pow: 3.5 (Studio CH-14/96-B
Phytomenadione, Vitamin K1, is antidote. Determine prothrombin times not less consumption. If elevated, administer Vitamin K1 until prothrombin time normalises. Continue determination of prothrombin time for two 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
weeks after withdrawal of antidote and resume treatment if elevation occurs in that Do not contaminate water, food or feed by disposal. Dispose of container in accordance with all federal, state and local regulations. 5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
GENERAL DISPOSAL GUIDANCE: Wastes resulting from the use of this
product may be disposed of on site or at an approved waste disposal facility. Material is non-flammable but will burn if ignited. CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Empty container by using the product according to the
label directions. Offer empty container for recycling, if available, or place in trash if
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: CO2, dry chemical, foam,
allowed by state and local regulations. water spray, mist or foam.
FIRE FIGHTING INSTRUCTIONS: In the event of fire,
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
wear self-contained breathing apparatus. Keep out of This product is not regulated by the U.S. Department of Transportation for any smoke. Do not breathe fumes as the product emits mode of transport. toxic and irritating fumes.Fight fire from an upwind position. Cool closed containers exposed to fire with water spray. Dike area to prevent runoff and contamination of water sources. Equipment or materials involved in pesticide fires may become contaminated. 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Personal protection: Wear protective equipment. (Figure 8)
Large Spill/Leak Procedures: Isolate and contain spill. Limit access to the spill
area to necessary personnel. Do not allow spilled material to enter sewers,
streams or other waters. Scoop up spilled material and place in a closed, labeled
container for use or disposal.
Small Spills: Scoop up material for use according to label instructions.
Environment precautions: Sweep into a suitable container and store material
Reducing bacterial resistance with IMPACT – Interhospital Multi-disciplinary Programme on Antimicrobial This guideline is available for download at: HKU Centre of Infection http://www.hku.hk/hkucoi/impact.pdf DH Centre for Health Protection IMPACT Third Edition (Version 3.0) Editors: PL Ho and SSY Wong Third Edition 2005