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Doctor insights on: Effects Of Inhaling Chlorine Gas

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What are some side effects of inhaling gasoline fumes?

What are some side effects of inhaling gasoline fumes?

Bad: I assume you are talking about abusing fumes by inhaling, rather than incidentally inhaling a small amount of fumes when filling your gas tank. Inhalant abuse is EXTREMELY dangerous, with acute effects of feeling high, headache and passing out. You can become addicted after inhaling just a few times, and permanent brain damage can occur after 5-10 heavy inhalations. DON'T DO IT. ...Read more

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Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more


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What are the side effects of inhaling nitrous oxide (laughing gas)?

What are the side effects of inhaling nitrous oxide (laughing gas)?

Giddiness: It makes you feel giddy with poor recall - too high of a dose can cause respiratory depression. It should not be abused. ...Read more

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What are some dangers of inhaling ammonia fumes?

What are some dangers of inhaling ammonia fumes?

Lung irritation: Ammonia fumes are very irritating to lung tissue and could lead to pneumonitis. Avoid breathing them. ...Read more

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Could inhalation of chlorine gas cause pulmonary edema?

Could inhalation of chlorine gas cause pulmonary edema?

Absolutely: Chlorine gas is extremely toxic to the lungs with inhalation and frequently fatal. It damages the fragile alveolar capillary membrane and causes fluid to leak into the air spaces. ...Read more

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Gasoline fume inhalation effects on the body?

Gasoline fume inhalation effects on the body?

Poisonous : Gasoline is poisonous if inhaled. Go out side and get plenty of fresh air. The fresh air will displace the volitile chemicals in the gasoline. ...Read more

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What are the different effects of inhaling car fumes?

What are the different effects of inhaling car fumes?

Not good: Dizziness, headache, nausea, fatigue. Carbon monoxide can kill. Never run your car or motorcycle in an enclosed garage. Always make sure you have lots of ventilation. ...Read more

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What kind of adverse affects from inhaling charcoal ash?

What kind of adverse affects from inhaling charcoal ash?

Inhalation injury: Charcoal ash is made from wood not from coal so it is not as dangerous but to be honest inhaling any foreign substance like that is dangerous to be inhaled and contributes to air pollution. I have not heard anything about getting any long term lung diseases directly from a cooking over a bbq but i would be aware that some hooka lounges add charcoal to their mixtures. Either way, don't inhale it. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of inhaling fiberglass insulation?

Shortterm: In the short term fiberglass inhalation can cause wheezing and chest tightness. You should always wear a mask when sanding fiberglass because the particles can get down to the small airways and cause inflammation. ...Read more

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What are the side effects from inhaling house cleaning chemicals while cleaning?

What are the side effects from inhaling house cleaning chemicals while cleaning?

Multiple: Some of the house cleaning chemicals have strong odors and fumes. They can cause mild headache, nasal irritation, sneezing bouts and even trigger an asthma attack in a susceptible individual. ...Read more

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Could every breath of polluted air you take contribute to your dioxin body burden, causing mutagenic, carcinogenic, and neurotoxic effects?

Could every breath of polluted air you take contribute to your dioxin body burden, causing mutagenic, carcinogenic, and neurotoxic effects?

Whoa: You're reading disinformation. Dioxins aren't even mutagens. I'm sorry you found this stuff -- which is made up by "advocates" to get political benefits -- and that it's gotten you all worried. But you can't go through life like this. Look around you. People in the developed world have never been healthier. Be grateful, and stop letting your mind be darkened in this way. ...Read more

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What are the harmful health effects of aerosol hairspray?

What are the harmful health effects of aerosol hairspray?

Aerosols: Hydrocarbon propellants combined with the alcohol in Aerosol hairspray is highly flammable. ...Read more

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Does inhaling gas fumes cause bad breath?

Does inhaling gas fumes cause bad breath?

What gas fumes?: Gasoline? Natural gas? Propane? Flatulence? Either way, halitosis does not result from inhaling any type of gas. Gum disease, cavities, and acid reflux, as well as your diet may be the cause. ...Read more

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What are the effects of excessive smoke inhalation when asthma?

What are the effects of excessive smoke inhalation when asthma?

Increase or cause: Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke can aggravate asthma and may also be the cause of asthma in some age groups. New onset asthma has been reported in teens who smoke. ...Read more

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The flatulence, contain methane gas and butane gas, or only methane?

No butane. Only 20%: Of people produce methane. 99% of the gas volume does not smell. More recent evidence proves that the major contribution to the smell of flatus comes from a combination of volatile sulphur compounds (vsc).[5][12] it is known that hydrogen sulphide (h2s), methyl mercaptan, mm (also known as methanethiol, mt), dimethyl sulphide (dms), dimethyl disulphide (dmds) and dimethyl trisulphide (dmts) are present and cause the smell.Those compounds are the one percent that cause the smell. Source: wikipedia. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the effects of nicotine and carbon monoxide when inhaled?

What are the effects of nicotine and carbon monoxide when inhaled?

Both are different: Nicotine acts on cholinergic receptors in the body, and when inhaled go immediately to the central nervous system and elsewhere to do their thing - cause central relaxation, muscle relaxation, but focussed attention. Carbon monoxide is bound irreversibly to hemoglobin in our red cells, making them unable to carry oxygen. The body compensates by making more red blood cells, which can cause harm too ...Read more

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What are the potential dangers of mold from sugar from orange and water if inhaled? neurotoxins?

What are the potential dangers of mold from sugar from orange and water if inhaled?  neurotoxins?

IN MY OPINION: NONE! The "neurotoxicity" of common molds is absolute NONSENSE! Furthermore the molds affecting normal foodstuffs are NOT AIRBORN! Furthermore the evidence for neurotoxic molds OF ANY KIND is DOUBTFUL ALLERGY YES NEUROTOXIC NONSENSE Again MY OPINION ONLY! Doctor Z ...Read more

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What are the health effects of indoor air pollution?

What are the health effects of indoor air pollution?

Infection: Mrsa a deadly bug and molds that can cause pneumonia. E. Coli infection as well. ...Read more

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What kind of effect does laughing gas (nitrous oxide) have on the nervous system?

Raises pain threshol: nitrous raises your pain threshold so it takes increased pain before you feel it. It also has the effect of intoxication with slowed reflexes and feelings of happiness. ...Read more