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Ethyl Chloride

Ethyl Chloride
Topical Anesthetic Skin Refrigerant

DRUG DESCRIPTION

Gebauer's Ethyl Chloride® is a vapocoolant (skin refrigerant) intended for topical application.

Product Identification

Trade Name / Synonym: Gebauer's Ethyl Chloride® Revision Date: May 19, 2005
Chemical Name / Synonyms: Ethyl Chloride, Chloroethane, Hydrochloric Ether Chemical Family: Halogenated Hydrocarbon
Formula: C2H5Cl Molecular Weight: 64.52

What are the precautions when taking ethyl chloride (Ethyl Chloride)?

Before using ethyl chloride, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.

This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy. It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk. Discuss the risks and benefits with your...

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Source: Material Safety Data Sheet
GEBAUER COMPANY
4444 E. 153rd STREET
CLEVELAND, OH 44128
1-800-321-9348 toll free or (216) 581-3030
FAX (216) 581-4970; WEBSITE: www.gebauerco.com
AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY: CHEMTREC (800) 424-9300 or 703-527-3887

What are the precautions when taking ethyl chloride (Ethyl Chloride)?

Before using ethyl chloride, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.

This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy. It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk. Discuss the risks and benefits with your...

Read All Potential Precautions of Ethyl Chloride »

Last reviewed on RxList: 11/5/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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