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This page contains information on Formaldehyde for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • Formaldehyde Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Formaldehyde
  • Direction and dosage information for Formaldehyde


This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Centaur

Active Ingredient(s):



Inactive Ingredients:

Water and Methanol (Methanol 11.5 to 12.5%)


Solution: 40% by volume U.S.P. analysis by weight.

Formaldehyde Indications

For use as an aid in preserving tissue samples.

Precaution(s): Store above 50°F.

Caution(s): For veterinary use only.

Warning(s): Poison. Causes irritation to skin, eyes, nose and throat. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin. Avoid breathing vapor. Use with adequate ventilation.

First Aid Treatment-Antidote:

If Swallowed: Give a tablespoon of salt in a glass of warm water and repeat until vomit fluid is clear. Give milk, or white of egg beaten with water.

Keep out of reach of children.

Manufactured by: Unavet, North Kansas City, MO 64116.

Rev. 4-97

Presentation: 1 gallon (128 fl oz) 3.785 L.

NAC No.: 14880160

1351 - F WEST HWY 56, OLATHE, KS, 66061
Telephone:   913-390-6184
Order Desk:   800-236-6180
Fax:   913-390-5907
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Formaldehyde information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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