- Thyroid stimulating hormone
- Thyrotropic hormone
Produced in pituitary gland. Stimulates thyroid to produced more hormones.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Drug; Reproductive Effector; Hormone
Solubility in water
Hazards and Protection.
Store at 2 - 8 C.
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Government approved respirator.
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Proteolytic enzymes, Cysteine.
Nature of decomposition products not known.
Extinguish using Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Avoid contact and inhalation. Target organ(s): Thyroid.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
In case of skin contact, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Call a physician.
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.