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Harmful effects of isopropylalcohol ingestion - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi, is this free first of all
Doctor :   It is free for the first 5 mion
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User :   ok, i had taken a 70% isopropyl alcohol swab and wiped my mouth because i recently bite it and blood was coming out, i didnt ralize that the alcohol is harmful, should i get medical attention,
Doctor :   Is it hurting you very badly?
User :   right now, no, but i wiped it my lips and was wondering if it is toxic or can cause blindness or death
Doctor :   If you swab it in a little amount it wont make any difference
User :   i hard a woman died after 3 hours of ingestion but i didnt know how much she had taken it, as to me i just wiped it a little in my lips, is it ok
User :   ?
Doctor :   It has to be taken in a very significantly high amount
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