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Data available:
 
Limited
Data last updated:
March 2009

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Dermoplast Hospital Strength Pain Relieving Spray (2009 formulation)

EWG scientists reviewed Dermoplast Hospital Strength Pain Relieving Spray (2009 formulation) for safety according to the methodology outlined in our Skin Deep Cosmetics Database. We assess the ingredients listed on the labels of personal care products based on data in toxicity and regulatory databases, government and health agency assessments and the open scientific literature. EWG's rating for Dermoplast Hospital Strength Pain Relieving Spray (2009 formulation) is 4.
Ingredient Concerns:
Overall Hazard
 
 
Cancer
 
 
Developmental &
reproductive toxicity
 
 
Allergies & immunotoxicity
 
 
Use restrictions
 
 

Ingredient Concerns

Ingredient Concerns Score
BUTANEMultiple, additive exposure sources, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (BUTADIENE), Irritation (skin, eyes, or lungs), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Fair
PEG-8 LAURATEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Contamination concerns (ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE, ETHYLENE OXIDE, 1,4-DIOXANE), Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Limited
BENZOCAINEAllergies/immunotoxicity, Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive), Use restrictions
Data: Fair
METHYLPARABENBiochemical or cellular level changes, Endocrine disruption, Allergies/immunotoxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
ACETYLATED LANOLIN ALCOHOLAllergies/immunotoxicity
Data: None
HYDROFLUOROCARBON 152AOrgan system toxicity (non-reproductive)
Data: Limited
MENTHOLMultiple, additive exposure sources
Data: Fair
CETYL ACETATEEcotoxicology
Data: Limited
ALOE BARBADENSIS (ALOE VERA) OILDevelopmental/reproductive toxicity, Use restrictions
Data: Limited
POLYSORBATE-85None Identified
Data: Limited


About the ratings

EWG provides information on personal care product ingredients from the published scientific literature, to supplement incomplete data available from companies and the government. The ratings below indicate the relative level of concern posed by exposure to the ingredients in this product - not the product itself - compared to other product formulations. The ratings reflect potential health hazards but do not account for the level of exposure or individual susceptibility, factors which determine actual health risks, if any. Learn more | Legal Disclaimer