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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Organophosphate: This causes a build up of acetylcholine due to enzyme inhibition. Symptoms may be mild eg. Gi to severe such as come, respiratory arrest etc... So tre ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Variable: Food poisoning may be due to chemicals, biological toxins, and live mico-organisms. The common symptoms are nausea, vomiting diarrhoea but there are m ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Depends: Did you inhale it? swallow it? put it on your skin? Call the local poison center. Wish you good health!
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Variable: Symptoms from scorpion stings can be quite variable: there can be pain or numbness at the bite site. Heart rate and& respiratory rate may increase alo ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Gilbert
22 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Question unclear: Sorry, this question makes no sense. You would need to let us know what the tablet was. Poison comes in all shapes and sizes.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience in Pain Management
Yes: But do not do this on any regular basis. It is used in fish tanks tocreate an acid enviroment and is no for consumption by humans, but doing it onc ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Vague: Please forgive my frankness. We're all around unwholesome stuff, but there's a cult diagnosis of "chemical poisoning"; people have a variety of nonspe ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Depends: that depends on the chemical. Read the product label to see what you should do in case of exposure, or call poison control 1-800-222-1222
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes it is: If food is contaminated by salmonella, anyone who eats that food can become ill. Also it can be transmitted person-to-person by the fecal-oral route. ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Typical scenario: This class of chemicals affects acetylcholine and can result in diffuse weakness, and difficulty breathing if excess exposure does occur, besides addi ... Read More
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