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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi ! sir my friend has orally ingested half a bottle of Good Knight mosquito killer. What effect it can do on human body. I am very much afraid about her. Please help me relieve my tension. Will he be recovered within a day?
User :   Hello ! Sir
Doctor :   Hello
Doctor :   i am
User :   I wrote my query sir
User :   Hello
Doctor :   May i know her age please ?
User :   She is 23
Doctor :   and when did she ingested it ?
User :   She ingested it in the morning
Doctor :   What are the symptoms she is having ?
User :   nausea, dizziness etc
User :   Sir , is it harmful or the person can recover within a day?
Doctor :   Ok well well i will suggest you that you should not waste any time and please do take her to the nearest hospital as soon as possible
User :   She was taken to hospital in the morning itself
User :   but after that i have no news
User :   but i am very much worried
User :   Is Mortein that harmful?
Doctor :   Well, you need to tell me her present symptoms then i can guide you But if she was taken to the hospital in the morning then its ok
Doctor :   as medical care is must as soon as possible
User :   Is mortein that harmful?
Doctor :   It is like a pesticide and yes its is if taken in large quantities
Doctor :   Do you know how much she consumed
User :   she has ingested half a bottle.
Doctor :   also it depends how well her body can tolerate it
Doctor :   BUT like you said she was taken to the hospital then you have nothing to worry about
User :   like she consumed 150 ml
Doctor :   Well it also depends how soon she got help
Doctor :   if she went to the hospital then its ok
User :   well how many days she will be kept in hospital sir?
Doctor :   Usually if it stable they will discharge the same day after observation
User :   ok
User :   Well how many hours we can say i late for this type of case sir?
Doctor :   Its not life threatening
User :   is*
Doctor :   No its not
User :   ok
User :   means no need to worry
Doctor :   yes
User :   thankyou Sir
User :   Thankyou
User :   I was so afraid
User :   Thanks for your relieving me
Doctor :   Your welcome
User :   Ok Sir ! have a nice day
Doctor :   and please i mean this can be serious too i am glad she went to the hospital
User :   Thank You
User :   ok
Doctor :   You take of your self
Doctor :   Take care
User :   serious in what sense sir?
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   if you take lots and dont go for medical treatement
Doctor :   then it can be
Doctor :   after all its NOT meant for human ingestion
User :   but we can easily recognize if someone has taken poison
Doctor :   yes thru nausea vominting
Doctor :   stimach pain
Doctor :   stomach **
Doctor :   so it can be found out
Doctor :   well you have nothing to worry about now
User :   ok Sir
User :   ok
User :   sir Bye
Doctor :   Make sure such things are not repeated
User :   ok
Doctor :   Bye
User :   i will
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