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A 23-year-old female asked:

Ive used epsom salt as a laxative for a while, 6tsp. ive been feeling very confused and not thinking- my pulse is in the lower 50s. anorexia as well?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Stop & seek care: These are signs of magnesium toxicity & reflect the effect this chemical (magnesium sulfate) has on your brain & circulatory system. This can produce significant long term problems so I suggest you go have this evaluated immediately.

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Last updated Jun 3, 2019

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