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What would happen if you swallow a cig

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 18 years experience
Probably will ok: As long as the cigarette doesn't go down the lung, the gastrointestinal tract will clear the swallowed cigarette.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luke Hermann
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
If it's lit.: Burn hazard aside, the nicotine contained in a single cigarette is not dangerous to an adult. The same cannot be said for infants and toddlers- 2mg (t... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 54 years experience
CIGARETTE: I think your toddler will be fine. I' m sure he will spit the bitter taste of cigarette.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Yes, but...: The toxins from the inhalation of the burning organic and inorganic stuff in the cigarette will likely do a lot more damage than the ingestion of the ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Exam: Your physician may collect samples from your throat for pathology analysis. Please see your physician right away.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
I'm confused!: What do you mean the wrong way? Is it stuck in your esophagus? Please ask your question again and explain a bit more clearly, giving your symptoms, ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
Geriatrics 21 years experience
Why?: So let's start with don't do either of those things! Now, neither of those things will harm you, but seriously, just don't...
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Naphthalene mothball: Ingestion in children has led to vomiting, lethargy diarrhea, abdominal pain, v appetite, fever, pain w urination, dark urine, coma ; convulsions w ac... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cathy Waterloo
Dentistry 30 years experience
How much?: If you swallow a little, nothing. If you swallow alot, you may be nauseous or have diarrhea.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 18 years experience
Depends: It depends on the concentration. You probably will be ok but can get burning of the mouth, throat and esophagus. Sometimes the peroxide can cause ... Read More

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