- 3-Isoleucine-8-leucine vasopressin
Clear, colorless liquid with a characteristic odor.
Medication. To precipitate and accelerate normal parturition and uterine involution. To enhance milk letdown. Pain relief.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Drug; Reproductive Effector; Human Data; Hormone
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Hazards and Protection.
Store below 25 C. Containers should always be kept closed in storage and properly labelled. Store only in original containers.
as sand, sawdust and soil. Treat spill area with plenty of water.
Avoid eye and skin contact. Wear eye protection (face visor or goggles) if accidental eye contact can occur.
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
For large spills, dam and recover. Collect with absorbent material such
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Use dry powder, foam, carbon dioxide (carbon dioxide) or water spray as extinguishing agent.
Ausea and vomiting are commonly reported adverse effects.
Flushing may occur.
Wash mouth out with water. Seek medical assistance.
Remove from further exposure. If unconsciousness occurs, seek immediate medical attention. If breathing has stopped, use mouth to mouth resuscitation.
Remove contaminated clothing and wash exposed area thoroughly with soap and water. A physician should examine the area if irritation or pain persists.
Irrigate exposed eyes with copious amounts of tepid water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation, pain, swelling, lacrimation, or photophobia persist, the patient should be seen in a health care facility.