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Is it dangerous to swallow fake blood

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Perhaps: Don't think its meant for ingestion. Its probably synthetic chemicals. If this has happened, please call poison control or go to an er.
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Depends: It would depend on what the fake blood is made from.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Canner
23 years experience General Practice
No: It is not dangerous to swallow blood. Blood gets broken down and digested in your stomach and intestinal tract. A large amount of blood (such as wou ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
It's your blood..: .. you're not going to catch any diseases from yourself. I would be more concerned where the blood came from. If you have periodontal disease, it's be ... Read More
Dr. Robert Moretta
38 years experience Dentistry
Bleeding: Swallowing small amount of blood will not hurt you. You should be more concerned that you have blood in your mouth. Chances are that you have periodo ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience Pathology
Probably not: Probably not dangerous. Genital swelling is normal during sexual arousal. See you doctor if either persists.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It might be vomited: Up in what looks like coffee ground material. It may cause melena - black, tarry, foul smelling stool. It could cause nausea. If you are swallowing l ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William A Biermann
45 years experience Medical Oncology
Nothing: If you had a nose bleed or dental problem there is nothing more to do. It is only a problem if the bleeding is severe to know why you bled. Swallowing ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Digested: It would be digested and some parts of it could be used to make other things. But, swallowing too much blood has a bad effect on the body.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This is not a: Healthy behavior as you are ingesting potential viruses ; bacteria if their blood carries any infections.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Depends: You didn't describe what the metal was or the blood. If you swallowed a jagged, sharp piece of metal or one which is in a shape which might get lodged ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
How much are we: Talking about? What is the source of the blood? Is the baby ill? Depending on the situation - this baby may need medical care.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
GI irritant: Blood in the GI tract acts as a stimulant-laxative and is irritating to the gastric mucosa. It often causes nausea and vomiting.

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