5 doctors weighed in:

As I was drinking I accidentally inhaled a little bit of bottled water. What's the chance that I could get the brain eating amoeba from that?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Naegleria fowleri

Between 1962 & 2016 there have been NO xase-reports of Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis caused by Naegleria fowleri.
You are pretty safe with this scenario.

In brief: Naegleria fowleri

Between 1962 & 2016 there have been NO xase-reports of Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis caused by Naegleria fowleri.
You are pretty safe with this scenario.
Thank
Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Not top

on my list of things to worry about from bottled water aspiration.
I think you'll be alright.

In brief: Not top

on my list of things to worry about from bottled water aspiration.
I think you'll be alright.
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