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Document ID (ISN)56193
CIS number 91-1093
Year 1989
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
National Board of Labour Protection (Finland)
Title Atropine
Bibliographic information International Occupational Safety and Health Information Centre (CIS), International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1989. 2p.
Abstract Translation into English of the chemical safety information sheet described in CIS 88-62. Atropine is a very toxic agent (LD50 = 622mg/kg), if ingested or inhaled. It paralyses the parasympathetic nervous system. Can sensitise the skin. Mandatory European labelling: T, R26, R28, S1, S25, S45.
Descriptors (primary) atropine; Finland
Descriptors (secondary) drugs; sensitizers; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; data sheet; personal protective equipment; lethal dose 50; neurological effects; health hazards; translation; first aid
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceFinland
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Heterocyclic compounds