Simethicone

  • Antifoam A
  • Dow Antifoam A
  • Polymethylsiloxane, activated
  • Dimethyl polysiloxane
  • Aligest Plus
  • Simiticone
Uses
Major uses include veterinary medication, medication, cosmetic function - antifoam.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
8050-81-5
RTECS
VW6200000
RTECS class
Other
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.

First aid
 

Transport.