Used in treatment of malignant melanoma and sarcomas. Generates methyl adducts to purine bases in DNA
Mentions de danger (UE): H303-H311-H332-H315-H319-H340-H351-H335
May be harmful if swallowed. Toxic in contact with skin. Harmful if inhaled. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause genetic defects. Suspected of causing cancer. May cause respiratory irritation.
Mentions de prudence: P201-P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Obtain special instructions before use. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.