PAW PURE ANIMAL WELLBEING BY BLACKMORES COSEQUIN EQUINE POWDER CONCENTRATE

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Active ingredient:
SODIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE; GLUCOSAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE
Available from:
Blackmores Limited
INN (International Name):
glucosamine HCl(545.5mg/g)+sodium chondroitin sulfate(181.8mg/g)
Pharmaceutical form:
ORAL POWDER, PRE-MIX
Composition:
SODIUM CHONDROITIN SULFATE CARBOHYDRATE Active 600.0 mg/3.3gS; GLUCOSAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE CARBOHYDRATE-GLUCOSE Active 1800.0 mg/3.3gS
Units in package:
700g
Class:
VM - Veterinary Medicine
Manufactured by:
BLACKMORES
Therapeutic group:
HORSE - ADULT
Therapeutic area:
MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM
Therapeutic indications:
IMPROVE JOINT FUNCTION
Product summary:
Poison schedule: 0; Withholding period: MEAT WHP: NIL; Host/pest details: HORSE - ADULT: [IMPROVE JOINT FUNCTION]; Poison schedule: 0; Withholding period: ; Host/pest details: HORSE - ADULT: [IMPROVE JOINT FUNCTION]; Long-term treatment with cosequin may help improve joint function.
Authorization status:
Registered
Authorization number:
53599
Authorization date:
2020-07-01

10/7/01

Draft Label for Cosequin Equine Powder

DIRECTIONS FOR USE:

LONG-TERM TREATMENT IS REQUIRED.

Initial Administration:

Adult Horse (500kg) - 5 level scoops AM and PM

Transitional Period: Do not lower dosage until horse has begun to

respond. After horse has achieved a good response, reduce daily

dosage by one (1) level scoop each month. Reducing the horse’s

dosage in this manner will help find its individual maintenance level

more easily. Always watch the animal’s weekly transition. Dosage may

be increased at any time if needed.

Maintenance Administration:

Adult Horse (500kg) - 1 level scoop AM and PM

Add powder to moistened feed.

Powder can be dosed orally with a syringe after mixing with water or

molasses.

MEAT WITHHOLDING PERIOD: NIL

FOR ANIMAL TREATMENT ONLY

COSEQUIN

EQUINE POWDER CONCENTRATE

ACTIVE CONSTITUENTS (per 3.3g scoop):

Glucosamine HCL..........................1800mg

Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate.....….....600mg

Also contains Manganese Gluconate and

Calcium Ascorbate

Diagram of Horse

Long-term treatment with Cosequin may help

improve joint function

700 grams

® Registered Trade Mark of

NUTRAMAX

Laboratories, inc

Distributed in Australia by:

Nature Vet

11 Moore’s Rd

Glenorie NSW 2157

Tel: (61) 2 9652 7000

Fax: (61) 2 9652 7001

www.naturevet.com.au

DISPOSAL

- Dispose of empty container by

wrapping with paper & putting in garbage.

STORAGE

- Store below 30°C (room

temperature) out of direct sunlight. Keep lid

tightly closed to ensure freshness. Keep out

of reach of children.

NRA Approval No.: 53599/0902

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CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

Cosequin ® Equine Powder Concentrate

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COMPANY DETAILS

Company: Address:

CevaAnimal HealthPtyLtd 11MooresRoad

ABN54002692 426 Glenorie NSW 2157 Australia

Telephone Number: FacsimileNumber:

+61 (02)9652 7000 +61(02)96527001

EmergencyTelephone Number:

+61 (02)9652 7000 (Business Hours)

Poisons InformationCentre:131126

SUBSTANCE IDENTIFICATION

Product Name:

Double Strength Cosequin DSDoubleStrengthSprinkleCapsulesfor LargeDogs

OtherNames:

CosequinDS

Manufacturer’sProduct Code:

6CEP

UN Number:

None allocated

Dangerous Goods Classand SubsidiaryRisk:

None allocated

Hazchem Code:

None allocated

SUSDP Poisons Schedule Number:

Unscheduled

Use:

Anoral powderadded tofeedtohelp reduce jointinflammationinhorsesand dogs. For animal

treatmentonly.

Section 1 – Identificationof Materialand Supplier

CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

Cosequin ® Equine Powder Concentrate

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Statement of Hazardous Nature:

Nothazardousaccording to criteria ofNOHSC Australia.

Risk Phrases:

Nothazardous– noriskphrasesidentified.

SafetyPhrases:

Nothazardous– nosafetyphrases identified.

The substance isamixture,including the followingingredients.

Ingredients:

Chemical NameCAS Number Proportion

*Glucosamine Hydrochloride 3416-24-8 50 - 55%

*Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate 9007-28-7 20%

*Manganese Gluconate <5%

*Calcium Ascorbate 5743-27-1 <5%

Microcrystalline Cellulose to 100%

Swallowed:

No adverse effects areexpectedfollowing ingestion.

Eye:

Maycause transienteye irritation. Avoid contactwitheyes.Ifin eyes,hold eyesopen and floodgently

withwateruntil substanceisremoved.

Skin:

Maycause irritationor hypersensitivityinallergenicpersons.Ifskinirritationoccurs, remove

contaminatedclothing and wash skinthoroughly withwater.

Inhaled:

Maycause irritationin allergenic persons if inhaled.Removetofreshair and monitorbreathing.If

breathing becomesdifficult or any other adverse effectsoccur,gettoa doctorimmediately.

First Aid Facilities:

No specific first aidfacilities required.

Section 2 – Hazards Identification

Section 3 – Composition /Information on Ingredients

Section 4 – First Aid Measures

CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

Cosequin ® Equine Powder Concentrate

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Advice to Doctor:

No specificadvice.Similarproductsarewidelyusedin humanmedicinefor thereliefofsymptomsof

arthritisand rheumatism andimprovementofjointhealth.

Allergicreactionsare possible in hypersensitivepersons.

Fire/Explosion Hazard:

There isnoriskofexplosionfrom this product.Theproduct is notreadilycombustible.

Flashpoint:

Notrelevant.

FlammabilityLimits:

Notdetermined.

Extinguishing Media:

Nospecificrequirements.Useextinguishingmediasuitedtotheenvironmentalmaterialsinvolvedin

thefire.

Special FireFighting Procedures:

Wearself-containedbreathingapparatusandfull protectiveclothingtopreventcontact withskinand

eyes.

Hazchem Code:

None allocated.

EmergencyProcedures:

Noneprescribed.

Methods and Materials for Containment and CleanUp Procedures

Sweep up spills,avoiding inhalationof powder (filter maskorbreathing apparatusrecommended for

cleaninguplarge scalespills).Disposeofwasteinaccordancewithlocal,stateandfederallaws.

Productissafeand biodegradable.

Precautions forSafe Handling:

Avoid unnecessarycontactwithskin and eyes.See Section 8 Exposure Controlsand Personal

Protectionfor detailsofpersonalprotection measures.

Spillsand Disposal:

Sweepupspills,avoidinginhalationofpowder.Areamaybewashedwithwater.Dispose ofwaste in

accordancewithlocal,stateandfederallaws.Product isnontoxicandbiodegradable.

Section 5 – Fire Fighting Measures

Section 6 – Accidental Release Measures

Section 7 – Handling and Storage

CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

Cosequin ® Equine Powder Concentrate

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Storage:

Adheretostorage requirements aslistedon label:Store below 30°C (roomtemperature) out ofdirect

sunlight.Keeplid tightlyclosedtoensurefreshness.Keepoutofreach ofchildren.

National ExposureStandards:

NOHSChasnotlistedexposure limitsfor ingredients in thisproduct.

Biological LimitValues:

No BLVshavebeen establishedfor the ingredients in thisproduct.

BLVsare referencevalues for the evaluation ofpotential healthrisks in the practiceofindustrial

hygiene. Biologicalmonitoring involvesthemeasurement ofsubstances in biological media(eg blood,

urine,etc.) and the measurement ofbiologicaleffectsinduced bythesubstance.

Engineering Controls:

No engineering controlsallocated.Iflargeamounts ofproductare beinghandled,ensureadequate

ventilationsystem.

Personal ProtectiveEquipment:

No specific protectiveclothingrequired.Iflarge amountsofproductarebeinghandled,and dustmay

begenerated,respiratoryand eye protection(such as dustmaskand safetygoggles) isadvisable.

Handprotectionisnot required,butisrecommendedifhandling large quantities ofpowder. Wash

hands andchange contaminated clothingafter workingwithsubstance.

Appearance:

Off white powder.

Odour:

Odourless

Vapour pressure:

Notapplicable.

Vapour density:

Notapplicable.

MeltingPoint:

Notdetermined.

Solubility:

Poorly soluble in water.

SpecificGravity:

Notapplicable.

Section 8 – ExposureControls /Personal Protection

Section 9 – Physicaland ChemicalProperties

CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

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Other Properties:

Exposuretolightdecreasesefficacy.

ChemicalStability:

Product isnotlikelytoreactordecomposeundernormalstorageconditions.Efficacyofproduct may

decreasewithchronic exposure tolight.

Conditions toAvoid:

Avoid conditionsofextremeheat.Avoid lightpenetrating the product(keeplid tightlysealed).

IncompatibleMaterials:

No incompatiblematerials.

Hazardous Decomposition Products:

Uponthermaldecomposition,may emitsmoke and toxic gases.Uponthermal decomposition,plastic

packagingmayemit carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide,nitrogen oxides,and hydrogenchloride gas.

Hazardous Reactions:

Nohazardous reactions suchaspolymerizationknown.

Health Effects:Productis non-toxic. Noadverse effects are expected apart from possibleallergic

reactions in sensitive individuals.

Acute:

Swallowed:

Does not represent a healthhazard.

Eye:

Maycausetransienteyeirritation.

Skin:

Maycause irritationor hypersensitivity inallergenicpersons.Absorptionvia intactskinis

unlikely.

Inhaled:

Maycause irritation if inhaled.Absorption viainhalationis unlikely.

Chronic:

No chronic healtheffectsknown.

Reproductive Effects:

Noreproductiveeffects known.

Teratogenic and mutageniceffects:

Section 10 – Stabilityand Reactivity

Section 11 – Toxicological Information

CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

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Carcinogenic Effects:

Notknown tobe carcinogenic.

ToxicitytoOther DomesticSpecies:

No toxicitytoother domesticspeciesknown.

Ecotoxicity:

No adverse environmental effects areexpectedwhenthisproductishandledand usedaccording to

label directions.

Persistence /Degradability:

No persistence in the environmentis expected.Disposal tosoilispossible.

Mobility:

Ingredientsare poorlysoluble andthere islittlerisk ofanyingredientsleachingintogroundwater.

Empty packagingmaybedisposedofingarbage. Alternatively,outerplasticpackagingmay be

thoroughlyrinsedwithwaterand re-usedfor domesticstorage or handling ofanimalcare materials,

animalfeedstuffsordomestic non-consumablesubstances.

UN Number:

None allocated

Dangerous Goods Classand SubsidiaryRisk:

None allocated

Hazchem Code:

None allocated

This productisnot classifiedasa Dangerous Good.Nospecial transportconditions.

SUSDP Poisons Schedule Number:

Unscheduled

Section 12 – Ecological Information

Section 13 – DisposalConsiderations

Section 14 – Transport Information

Section 15 – RegulatoryInformation

CosequinEquinePowder

CreationDate:July2006

RevisionDate: May2011

Version:3

Nextrevision due:May 2016

Material SafetyData Sheet

Cosequin ® Equine Powder Concentrate

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APVMA ApprovalNumber:

53599

ThisMSDScontainsonly informationrelatedtosafety. Forotherdata,seeproductliterature.

Readall labels andpackageinsertscarefullybefore usingthis product.

Glossaryand Acronyms:

ADI AcceptableDaily Intake,aslistedintheAustralianADIList,August2003.

CASNumber Uniquenumber assigned bythe ChemicalAbstractsService,Columbus,

Ohio,USA.

HazchemCode Emergencyaction codeofnumbersand letters givinginformation to

emergency services.

50 Lethaldose for 50 % ofa group ofspecifiedtestanimals.

MSDS MaterialSafetyDataSheet(alsocalled SafetyDataSheetinsome

countries).

NOEL NoObservableEffectLevel,aslistedinthe Australian ADIList, August2003.

NOHSC NationalOccupationalHealthandSafetyCommission

RiskPhrase Standardphrasedescribingthehazardofa substance as provided in the

NOHSC“Approved Criteria for Classifying Hazardous Substances

[NOHSC:1008]”

SafetyPhrase Standardphrasedescribingthesafehandling,storageoruseofpersonal

protectiveequipmentfor a material as providedintheNOHSC“Approved

CriteriaforClassifyingHazardousSubstances[NOHSC:1008]”

SUSDP StandardfortheUniformSchedulingofDrugs&Poisons

UNNumber UnitedNationsNumber

CONTACT POINT

CevaAnimal HealthPtyLtd RegulatoryAffairs Manager(02)96527000.

This information hasbeen collated bytechnicalpersonnel employing dataavailablefromtheprime

manufacturerofthematerial. Tothe bestofourknowledgeit istrueandaccurate. It isnotintended

tobe all inclusive andthemanner andconditionsofuse and handling mayinvolve otheroradditional

considerations.

® Cosequin is a registered trademark ofNutramaxLaboratories,Inc.

END OF MSDS

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