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A 29-year-old female asked:

I accidentally snorted a piece of menthol crystal through my nose and now my chest is burning and i am breathing out this gas that is choking me and builds up in my chest. it makes it hard to breathe at times. what should i do ?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
I would call 911. But if OK now do not do this again.
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