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What would happen if you accidentally swallowed small pieces of a plastic fork?

Nothing

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Plastic fork pieces are non-toxic and do not have significantly sharp outside edges even if broken. Your intestines are used to reacting to sharp objects by retracting and so penetration is extremely unlikely. Swallowing pieces of plastic cutlery is probably very common and I have seen no reports about this in the medical literature. So don't worry about it.
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Dr. Dale Rottman answered:

What happens if you accidentally swallow fluoride toothpaste?

Not much

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Generally swallowing small amounts of toothpaste will have no effect. Swallowing flouride alone during a flouride treatment can cause temporary nausea
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What can happen if you accidentally swallow a hydrogen peroxide teeth whitening pre-rinse product while gargling?

No problem

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There is no harm if you swallow a small amount. If you have a little sensitivity, drink some water to dilute it.
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What would happen if silver amalgam filling is swallowed?

Nothing

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kids swallow pennies, other stuff all the time. Passes through them without any complications. Dental amalgam filling material is no different.
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I just swallowed a small piece of a plastic fork. What should i do?

Depends how small

Vomiting
Anything smaller than a cm or 1/2 inch should pass without incident. If it is bigger than that or develop any symptoms please visit an emergency room. Do not try to induce vomiting as reching and heaving with a sharp object can cause more damage
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Dr. Robert Kwok answered:

What will happen if accidentally swallow two seeds of an tamarind?

Probably nothing

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People all over the world accidentally swallow a couple of seeds every once in a while. Usually nothing happens.
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What happen if i swallowed oral anesthetic anbesol?

Probably nothing

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It isn't unusual to swallow or taste a little after you apply it to your gums for a canker sore or toothache. But be careful--an overdose of the medication (benzocaine) in Anbesol can lead to a dangerous condition called methemoglobinemia, which deprives your system of oxygen. Never use adult strength Anbesol for children or babies. Follow the directions carefully and use only a little at a time.
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What would happen if you accidentally swallow a string of mardi gras beads?

I would be concerned

Alcohol_intoxication
that if the beads became tangled in the GI tract that it could cause an obstruction. How drunk does one have to be to accidentally swallow a string of Mardi Gras beads? If one just swallowed some beads, I woudl say let them pass. However, if it is a string - I would encourage medical evaluation.
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What can happen if you swallow scope mouthwash?

How much?

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If you swallow a little, nothing. If you swallow alot, you may be nauseous or have diarrhea.
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What happens if you swallow listerine?

How much ?

A tiny bit is non-toxic. An entire bottle could be problematic. Call their hotline and speak to a rep who can answer your question in further detail.
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