Safety Data Sheets of Miglitol
Product Name MIGLITOL
C.A.S. No 72432-03-2
Molecular Formula C8H17NO5
Formula Weight 207.22
Product Group Antidiabetic
Not considered hazardous when handled under normal conditions
with good house keeping.
S36/37 Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
R20/21/22 Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.
In case of inhalation:
Remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration.
If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Seek medical attention.
case of contact with skin:
Immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water for
at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
case of contact with eyes:
Immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least
15 minutes. Seek medical advice.
case of ingestion:
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water, provided person is concious.
Seek medical advice.
and wash/dispose of contaminated clothing promptly.
FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder or appropriate foam. Water
fire and explosion hazards:
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions
fire fighting procedures:
Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing
to prevent contact with the skin and eyes.
Ensuring personal safety, mark out contaminated area with signs
and prevent unauthorised access. Turn leaking containers up to
prevent further Evaculate area. Wear self-contained breathing
apparatus, rubber boots & heavy rubber gloves. Sweep-up/absorb
in suitable material, place in a container and hold for disposal.
Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after pick-up
Store under the following conditions: Store cool, dark and dry.
required when dusts are generated.
Immediately change contaminated clothing. Wash hands and face
after working with substance.
AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance White powder
Melting Point 114
Conditions to be avoided:
to be avoided:
Do not allow product to enter drinking water supplies, waste water
Dissolve or mix material with a suitable combustible solvent and
incinerate in a chemical incinerator equipped with an afterburner
should be disposed of in keeping with all local and national legislation.
Packaging should be disposed of in keeping with all local and
national legislation. Handle contaminated containers as product.