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Carbonic Acid Poisoning
Can close proximity to lead acid battery in my work environment for back-up power lead to poisoning?
Not usually: Not usually, unless something is seriously wrong with that battery. ...Read more
Toxic ingestion (also called "poisoning") is a condition in which a person has eaten or drank a substance that causes ill symptoms or damage to his body. Taking an overdose of a medicine, taking any dose of a poison, drinking too much vodka, or accidentally drinking antifreeze . . . are all ...Read more
What do you recomend for hydrochloric
acid poisoning entering the blood stream
probably caused by pancreas.?
Unknown: With respect a condition I have quite frankly unaware of. ...Read more
After food poisoning, appetite down. Feel full w/ acid reflux after 40-50% normal portions. What is the science that causes that?
Would uric acid stones show up necessarily in bloodwork ? Or more so in urinalysis . My grandfather died of urea poisoning from kidneys . Very scared
Somewhat acidic: Modern rat poisons use anticoagulants (warfarin, etc.) which cause internal bleeding. Some industrial grade rodenticides use inorganic compounds like zinc phosphide that react with the hydrochloric acid in the rat's stomach forming noxious phosphine gas. Antimony potassium tartrate, an emetic, is added to cause vomiting if accidentally ingested by humans. Rats & mice have no vomiting reflex. ...Read more
Mother age 66 she is affected delusional syndrome. She refused to take treatment &bills.she thinks we are giving poison&acid. can it be without bill?
What's your question: Can WHAT be without a bill? This forum is free of charges to the public. All you need to do is pose a question. If your mother is refusing to take any treatment and she is thinking you're trying to poison her then, several possibilities come to mind. She needs labs & an imaging study of the head. Call the doctor for advice on how to get this done plus get treatment into her if she is refusing. ...Read more
Variable: Food poisoning may be due to chemicals, biological toxins, and live mico-organisms. The common symptoms are nausea, vomiting diarrhoea but there are many variations. See this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/food-poisoning/understanding-food-poisoning-symptoms. ...Read more
Many possibilities. : Lead was used as an additive to paints used in home building years ago & the inhalation of paint dust during renovations, or kids chewing on cribs painted with lead paint provided some. Exposure to clothes of someone working in around lead (battery reclamation) or that from lead paint on decorative dishes were also common. Removal of lead from many of these products has reduced public risk. ...Read more
Lead in environment: Sources of lead include old paint (babies chewing on windowsills); soil near a highway; pottery with lead based glaze (usually imported); and some toys have been found to have lead based paint (again- imported. Lead based paint is no longer used in the US. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer