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Swallowed a prune pit how does it go through the system
A 19-year-old male asked:
After my propranolol & drinking prune juice: my throat went numb & was burning, trouble swallowing & breathing. er just monitored me. what could it be?
Dr. Dustin Colegroveanswered
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
Severe allergic: reaction, stop taking propranolol and stop drinking prune juice.
3.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 45-year-old member asked:
24-36 hours: Amazingly, children pass most of the foreign bodies uneventfully.
5.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
2-4 days: If this follows the normal pattern it should pass in 2-4 days.Some kids with slower motility would take longer.
2.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 50-year-old female asked:
After accidentally swallowing a cherry pit, how long does cyanide from a cherry pit stay in your system?
Exposure unlikely: If swallowed accidentally & not chewed, it will likely pass through your system mostly undigested within 3-4 days. The coatings of the pit are pro... Read More
650 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 32-year-old male asked:
Baby of 1 year swallowed a wooden button. no signs of distress and swallowing liquid well etc. how long should i wait to see if it passes through and out of her system? if it doesnt come out should i be taking her to a dr for x-rays or anything?
Dr. Mary Gealowanswered
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Wait 1 week : If the button is wooden, not metallic, it will not show up on an X-ray. If she is breathing and swallowing liquids and solids normally, you do not nee... Read More
7 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksmananswered
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Chewing sweets: Yes , as you chew the sugar in the sweets is dissolved in saliva and is swallowed as we swallow our saliva. From the literature I read it does not a... Read More
861 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 23-year-old female asked:
What will happen if i accidently swallowed a piece of a plastic wrapper from a popsicle? how do i know that it is in my body system? please help.
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreauanswered
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Watch for symptoms: When you swallow something that is small usually the body gets rid of it in your stools. However, if the object is significantly large it might cause... Read More
3.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wallaceanswered
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 49 years experience
Several days: Chewing gum is excreted from your bowels like any other food. Depending on your rate of excretion that could be 1 to 3 days. Chewing gum is not dige... Read More
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 26-year-old female asked:
My 10 month old swallowed a big bandaid. she seems fine, but is there a risk that it will block her digestive system?
Very low to nil: She will very likely pass the item in 24-36 hours.
5.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 27-year-old male asked:
I have accidently swallowed the top thing that opens a can. is it dangerous or will my system will get rid of it without danger? concerned please! er
Dr. Robert Kwokanswered
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Should be pooped out: Teens or adults who accidentally swallow such objects usually just poop them out without problems. Fortunately, the pop-top pull-piece is generally at... Read More
412 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 30-year-old female asked:
My boyfriend uses percocet daily , i'm inquiring if his semen will effect a 10-14 panel drug test, considering i swallowed it? ifso how ling will be in my system? thank you, i appreciate the safe space to ask questions?
Dr. Birendra Tandananswered
Urology 36 years experience
The small amount you swallowed should not. It is best either ask your friend to ease off the Percocet or do not swallow the semen
Answered Mar 06, 2023
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