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Minimal: Your body will tell you when too much is too much. While some people can tolerate a lot, some people are highly sensitive and their bodies react at very low levels. Read the warnings on the label: "do not use in small or confined areas; insure adequate ventilation, etc". Of course extreme exposure can cause a chemical bronchitis or pneumonitis which is more serious. So if it stings, avoid it. ...Read more
Yes, but: Please check with the manufacturer of your phone to see if the bleach will harm any coatings, screens, etc. The manufacturers usually tell you what you can clean the phone with safely. ...Read more
Would not: Everything has fumes, specially bleach. Many people react to fumes. Alternatives are: clean with steam, there are many affordable steam cleaners available that do an excellent job cleansing. Another option is baking soda, you can use it in the same way you use powder cleansers on surfaces. Vinegar with equal parts water works like any all purpose cleaner, lemon juice mixed with any of the above. ...Read more
Get medical care: Bleach is not intended to come in contact with the skin, eyes, or other mucous membranes, as it can cause caustic irritation or burns. When bleach is mixed with acid solutions, including hydrochloric acid, it produces chlorine gas, which is toxic. Sodium hypochlorite solution is considered a hazardous oxidizer when the concentration is >40%. Household bleach usually has a concentration of 3-8%. ...Read more
Plan. : Check the quality of material your underwear, the first. Hot weather and sweating may cause this as well. Ringing well your stuff please. ...Read more
Got diluted clorox in a cut. can this get into my bloodstream and cause issues? had minor burning feeling that went away after rinsing
You're ok. In: theory, a few molecules could have gotten into your bloodstream if the cut was deep enough, but absolutely not enough to cause any harm. Dr. Anne ...Read more
I am 5 months pregnant and after a weekend of remodeling i found mouse droppings in our kitchen and cleaned up with clorox wipes- is this dangerous?
In early preg. Today i used a clorox wet wipe for the counter. Is this ok? Could it hurt the preg? Didnt think about not smelling chemicals. Worried.
No effect to baby: The amount you could have inhaled from this is miniscule. There will be no effect on the baby. ...Read more
I was cleaning in my bathroom with Clorox, ajax, and used toilet cleaner. I tried keeping my 1 year old out of the bathroom so I closed the door for a?
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Depends: The low level, episodic exposure to the fumes related to chlorine bleach are extremely unlikely to be of any harm during pregnancy. They can, though, cause irritation of the eyes and other mucous membranes. It should absolutely not be applied to the skin or ingested. I hope that this answers your questions! ...Read more
Too harsh: If you're not adverse to taking a safe medication... the physicians I've known who've had this very common skin problem take a big ketoconazole tablet and then go work out to build up a sweat. Doing this once a month usually keeps tinea versicolor under control. Topical ketoconazole, or a selenium sulfide shampoo, are among your many other options. ...Read more
What do I do if I'm having a allergic reaction to Clorox wipes after rubbing my face after using them.?
Clorox wipes: Use a less irritating product. I don't think Clorox should be used on your face. All the best. ...Read more