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A 36-year-old member asked:

Are there any recorded risks to the kids from breathing air freshener at home?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Depends on the child: If a child has asthma, strong scents can trigger symptoms. Also, some children have allergies to certain chemicals.
Dr. Michael Rupp
Allergy and Immunology 22 years experience
Look On Can: I'm sure that there are risks if a large amount is inhaled all at once or if a small amount is inhaled every single day, and some asthmatics can have an asthma attack triggered by strong smells, but specific toxicity to normal use is rare.

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