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What to do if your 7 year old child ate antacids (about 10 tums)?

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Dr. James Ferguson
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In brief: Not likely toxic

A good number to keep at hand is the national poison control number : 1-800-222-1222 the above ingestion is unlikely to bother a 7yo, but you can get specific guidance by talking with the poison control center staff.
Do not induce vomiting.

In brief: Not likely toxic

A good number to keep at hand is the national poison control number : 1-800-222-1222 the above ingestion is unlikely to bother a 7yo, but you can get specific guidance by talking with the poison control center staff.
Do not induce vomiting.
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