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Addicted To Smell Gasoline
It's fine: In "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg", Genevieve tells Guy that she is looking forward to romance with him after he comes home from working on his car. "And you'll smell like gasoline!" If you've got a distinctive turn-on -- EVERY adult does -- and it's not something that's going to hurt somebody, cherish it. ...Read more
Stood in closed car repair garage with noticeable gasoline smell for about 15 minutes. Any permanent damage to my nervous system or otherwise?
No: No, not even any temporary damage. It's just a whiff of an odor... To let a person know to find some fresh air. ...Read more
Gasoline spill in home cleaned, still had strong smell for a few days, now starting to fade. Is this damaging to health being breathed in?
Relax: This doesn't present a significant health risk. ...Read more
I've been smelling gasoline that nobody else can smell. I got a shot of toradol smell went away came back 3 hours later. Excedrin helps 3 hours.
Odd side effect: What was the pain that led to the injection? The smell could be a side effect. Discuss w/ the Dr. I suppose you'd know if you are a person w/ very sensitive ability to detect vapors but if you believe it is not real, talk w/ Dr. If you think it is real - call your town or utility to report a possible leak. ...Read more
I had gasoline on my hands and washed them immediately with soapy water. They still smell a little. Can the smell spread onto other objects I touch?
My toddlerlet has a urine odor that smells sort of like gasoline. I notice it off and on. Right now he's on amoxicillin. Could that be the reason?
Related to diet: Hi. Welcome! Dr. Ivy Fisher with healthtap. If no other symptoms exists and doing fine the gas smell could be dietary, what the baby is eating. Look for emesis, diarrhea,, bloody stools or fever. I assume no accidental ingestion has occurred as well. If you need further advice/f/u, don't hesitate to make a virtual appt online for me.... ...Read more