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POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS OF CHEMICALS

What are the health effects of chemicals on human beings?

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS OF CHEMICALS ARE AS FOLLOWS:

POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS OF CHEMICALS

CHEMICAL NAMEFUNCTIONPOTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTSFOUND IN
Benzethonium ChloridePreservative, spermicideNot for use on mucous membranes, maternal and embryotoxicityDeodorant powders and suppositories, feminine wash
BenzocaineMild anestheticAllergic rash, dermatitisAnti-itch creams
ButylparbenPreservativeEndocrine disruption, increased risk of beast cancer, allergic rashWipes
D&C Red 13Colorant (dye)Not for use on mucous membranesFeminine wash
Diazolidinyl ureaPreservativeReleases formaldehyde, allergic rash, cancerFeminine wash, douche
Dioxins and FuransContaminant from bleaching processCancer, endocrine disruption, reproductive toxicityTampons fnot disclosed on label
DMDM HydantoinPreservativeReleases formaldehyde, allergic rash, cancerWipes, Feminine wash
EthylparabenPreservativeEndocrine disruption, increased risk of breast cancer, allergic rashWipes
Exl. Violet 2Colorant (dye)Not for use on mucous membranesFeminine wash
FD&C Yellow No.5Colorant (dye)Allergic reactions including bronchial asthmaFeminine wash
“Fragrance”FragranceContains undisclosed chemicals of unknown toxicity, likely to contain allergens, allergic rash, endocrine disruption, cancerWipes, feminine wash, tampons, pads, douche, deodorant, anti-itch creams
Methylchloroisothia-zolinonePreservativeAllergic rashFeminine wash
MethylisothiazolinonePreservativeAllergic rashWipes, feminine wash, anti-itch cream
MethylparbenPreservativeEndocrine disruption, increased risk of breast cancer, allergic rashWipes, feminine wash, anti-itch cream
Octoxynol 9SpermicideGenital irritation, increased vaginal discharge, potential reproductive toxicityDouche
Pesticide residuesContaminant of traditionally grown cottonCancer, endocrine disruption, acute toxicityTampons (not disclosed on label)
Polyoxymethylene UreaPreservativeReleases formaldehyde, allergic rash, cancerDeodorant powder
PropylparbenPreservativeEndocrine disruption, increased risk of breast cancer, allergic rashWipes, anti-itch cream
Quaternium-15PreservativeReleases formaldehyde, allergic rash, cancerWipes, anti-itch cream
2-Bromo-2-Nitropropane-1, 3-DiolPreservativeReleases formaldehyde, allergic rash, cancerWipes

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