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What to do if your child drink dish soap?

What to do if your child drink dish soap?

Call Poison Control: Call 1-800-222-1222. That is the number for poison control. You should call them for information on overdosages of substances or medications for exact answers. ...Read more

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My kid put several pieces of play dough made from flour and dish soap in his mouth. I'm not sure if he swallowed any. What should I do? I'm not in usa

My kid put several pieces of play dough made from flour and dish soap in his mouth. I'm not sure if he swallowed any. What should I do? I'm not in usa

It should pass: The components listed are not toxic in this amount and should not trigger any significant problem. Kind under 3 often explore the world by including taste as a factor. Bugs, pet food, toys, screws all have been ingested and will pass. The objects I worry about for such kids include button batteries & small magnets among others. ...Read more

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Why does food and drink taste like soap?

Why does food and drink taste like soap?

Neurologically: Altered taste can occur for several reasons but some common reasons can be sinus infection, oral infections, or low zinc levels. Discuss specifics with your pcp about seeing either neurology or ENT for more defined answer. ...Read more

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I accidentally ate dish soap is this bad?

I would try to avoid: But I would think that most dish detergents would not be toxic since small amounts may be left on dishes that aren't thoroughly rinsed. ...Read more

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If I donĀ“t clean my dishes properly with dish soap...Consuming dish soap can be dangerous for my health?

Nope: Your body is amazingly tough. There are some bogus websites that want to scare you about the alleged dangers of artificial detergents, but this stuff is made up. We're much healthier thanks to eating off clean dishes. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the safest and best dish soap for cleaning baby bottles?

What is the safest and best dish soap for cleaning baby bottles?

Any soap is good: Recently there was a study to compare antibacterial soaps to regular soaps for getting rid of bacteria and no difference was found between the two so I will say based on that any soap is good enough if used properly the bottles can be cleaned in dishwasher and should be placed on upper level. ...Read more

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To clarify my previous question I Made soup not sure if I rinsed off all the liquid dish soap, Storebrand, on mixer do I need to worry?

To clarify my previous question I Made soup not sure if I rinsed off all the liquid dish soap, Storebrand, on mixer do I need to worry?

Not harmful: Traces of dishwashing soap are on our dishes, glassware, and dinnerware. It is not harmful to us. That being said, humans put too much junk into our Earth's water supply. Thus, we should use as little soap as possible, and try to use environmentally "friendlier" soaps. ...Read more

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May have gotten a little bit of dish soap in my soup should I throw it out or will be OK not sure that I rinsed the spoon enough used for stirring?

A speck or a lot?: If thyis is a matter of a tiny amount of soap on a spoon I would not worry; however, if a significant amount of liquid or powdered soap drips or granules, fell into the soup-dump it1 ...Read more

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What do I do if my daughter drank dish soap?

What do I do if my daughter drank dish soap?

Nothing special: At most I would expect an upset stomach & and some loose stools over time but these products are more an irritant than a threat. For future reference you can call the poison control hotline at 1-800-222-1222 or go online to www. Poisoncontrol. Org. ...Read more

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What kind of "dish soap" is good for eczema?

What kind of "dish soap" is good for eczema?

Unscented: Unfortunately no dish soap is "good" for eczema but there are soaps that make fragrant-free preparations that will not be as aggressive on your skin. The best way to do dishes with bad eczema is to wear protective rubber gloves to avoid contact with harsh soaps and hot water. Or better yet have someone else in the house do the dishes instead! Doctors orders... ...Read more

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Could dawn dish soap burn your hands?

Could dawn dish soap burn your hands?

Unlikely: But the hot water that it is in might. ...Read more

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Two years old drinking soap water what can I do?

Two years old drinking soap water what can I do?

Observe for problems: At the least, this will do nothing. At the most, it could trigger vomiting or diarrhea. For the most part this is just a reflection of a kids quest to learn about "stuff" using taste as a specific analytic tool. It is a good time to review your child proofing in the house for other possible toxic exposures. ...Read more

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Is palm olive ultra antibacterial dish soap hazardous if swallowed in large amounts?

Is palm olive ultra antibacterial dish soap hazardous if swallowed in large amounts?

More information: Dish soap and other topical antibacterial agents should not be ingested. Consult the label on the bottle for the manufacturer's warnings or consult your local poison control center. ...Read more

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I'm really scared I accidently drank a little bit of dish soap in my cup of water I'm afraid that its gonna hurt me my mom says im ok? Answer?

I'm really scared I accidently drank a little bit of dish soap in my cup of water I'm afraid that its gonna hurt me my mom says im ok? Answer?

Should be fine.: I agree with Mom. Drink some more water just to dilute it a bit in the stomach, but if it was just a little bit in the cup you should be fine. It's doubtful that amount would be toxic to your system. ...Read more

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My 8 month old sucked on a toy that had dish soap on it and swallowed some. She hasn't shown any weird symptoms of it bothering her. Should we worry?

My 8 month old sucked on a toy that had dish soap on it and swallowed some. She hasn't shown any weird symptoms of it bothering her. Should we worry?

No, dish soap is ok,: But the powder or pellets for the dishwasher are more caustic and can cause some mouth and esophageal irritation. ...Read more

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The irritant was antibacterial dish soap. The inside of my vagina got very crusty with hard folds and swelled near the opening. I had never felt that before so I was just very worried. Is there a non-ointment option for treating swelling so it may go away

The irritant was antibacterial dish soap. The inside of my vagina got very crusty with hard folds and swelled near the opening. I had never felt that before so I was just very worried. Is there a non-ointment option for treating swelling so it may go away

Let your body heal: Your easiest course would be to let your body heal itself. Unless you have symptoms like itching or bleeding form the lesion, your body will heal itself without intervention. If it is not getting better in a week, then you should see a doctor for examination of the lesion. ...Read more

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Can dish soap cause damage in your eye that would take a long time to heal?

Can dish soap cause damage in your eye that would take a long time to heal?

Absolutely: I injuries from dish soap can be very dangerous. Many dish soaps ar alkaline (opposite of acid) and can cause severe and permanent damage to the eye. It is important to get it addressed immediately and wash out with exposure and then follow-up with an opthomolgist. ...Read more