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A 40-year-old member asked:

What type of pens are normally toxic?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine 44 years experience
I would consider all: If you are referring to "ink pens" and such, i would consider them all toxic if it is ingested. If ingested, call the company, call the poison control center. Don't know what else to tell you.
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Dr. Jeffrey Visotsky
Occupational Medicine 37 years experience
Zinc: Any pen that contains zinc or lead
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Last updated Nov 24, 2018
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