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What happens if I accidentally swallow shampoo water when I am taking my bath? What happens to my body system? Please help. Am I in danger?
Ok: No danger in small amountsGet a more detailed answer ›
Deliberate or: Accidental? Call 1-800-222-1222 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to reach any poison control center in the United States. You will be connected with an expert who will direct you how to proceed. Please have all product information available when you call. I would encourage going to ER. ...Read more
Don't know: I'd recommend calling your local poison control center. ...Read more
What happens if I accidentally swallow some shampoo water when I am taking my bath? What happens to my body system? Please help. Am I in danger?
Ok: If no symptoms should be ok. That small amount unlikely to cause difficulties. ...Read more
What happens if I accidentally swallow (some) shampoo water when I am taking my bath? What happens to my body system? Please help. Am I in danger?
Not dangerous: Swallowing a little soapy water while bathing is very unlikely to cause any harm. ...Read more
Depends: Need more information like- how did you swallow shampoo? By accident? And how much is small amount? Is it pet shampoo? Baby shampoo? Any other problems going on? Yes it could be dangerous. Without more information need to say consult a doctor. ...Read more
Do you have to do anything if a child that swallows a spoonful of hair shampoo and/or conditioner?
Swallowed a very tiny bit of shampoo. Still have the taste. Face is hot and tingly and lips feel numb. Should I be worried?
You will be fine.
If you have not irrigated your mouth, then do so.
This limited exposure should not be a problem ...Read more
Swallowing a Dime: Usualy a dime will pass through without any ill effects. Are you sure it was a dime - if it was a thin wafer-type battery it could cause lots of harm.? ...Read more
Natural event: Burping is caused by air that you swallow. Most of us don't swallow air on purpose. But eating air is easier to do than you might think. You can increase the chances of swallowing air by: smoking, chewing gum, drinking through a straw, sucking on hard candies, drinking a lot of carbonated beverages and eating or drinking quickly. ...Read more
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Odds are that it: Will pass right through you with no problem. Did you know that in order to germinate, a cherry pit needs to pass through the GI track of a bird first. ...Read more
See GI specialist: A gastroenterologist may be able to remove it for you if it's stuck in your GI tract. If it's a plastic tee then it may show up on an x-ray. ...Read more
Depends: If she can drink fluids normally, it made it into the stomach and may or may not cause problems. In the office I keep a metal detector to verify it was swallowed, but an x-ray can also do so. My favorite pedi surgeon had me feed these kids stewed okra, to form a congeal around the sharp tack and help it glide through the gut. You can check with your doc top see what they do there. ...Read more
Swallowed a pessary?: This would be very unlikely and not an accident. ...Read more
How much did he: Swallow? Take the bottle with you if going to the ER. Call them and ask about the antidote or call Poison Control for fast treatment. Make sure afterwards to keep it away and out of the medicine cabinet. So it doesn't happen again. Prevention! ...Read more
Yes.: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more
Go to the ER you need an xray if it is the standard steel needle it will show up on xray.
If you did swallow one and did nothing there is a risk of puncturing your stomach or bowels. ...Read more
It's said that shampoo shouldn't be applied directly on roots. But why? What are its effects? Then how should I apply shampoo?
Lather up: Your hair roots are too deep to get to with simple shampoo. The best way to shampoo is to apply a small amount in your hand and apply to wet hair. Lather up the hair and let the shampoo sit for about 1 minute, then rinse out. A conditioner may be applied after shampooing in the same manner. ...Read more
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