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Effects of kerosene heaters on infants

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Is inhalation of kerosene by a child dangerous?

the heater for the safety of the baby... ...

What are the effects of accidental ingestion of kerosene?

Hi - my daughter took a sip of kerozene mistaking it for water. She immediately spitted out and we washed her mouth with water and asked her to drink some. I am overseas and took her to local ER and local pediatric clinic. She is acting normally....

Infant drank kerosene. What can be done now?

To night at 10 pm my 3 year old son drank kerosene accidentally, what should I do? ...

Having breathing problem and feeling dizzy. Could this be caused due to inhaling of kerosene?

Hi, My niece tried to sell a kerosene heater at a flea market. She did not know that there was some ... and it seemed to work only now she gets dizzy. Is this all from the kerosene and are there any other kinds ...

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Does use of a kerosene heater cause exhaustion?

We use a kerosene heater in our shop, I usually am around it at least 3-4 hrs a day. I ve been ... am just wondering if the Kerosene could have something to do with it? Thanks ...

Are kerosene heater fumes toxic or medically harmful ?

My husband, age 58, works in the garage with two kerosene heaters blasting, the smell is outrageous. What symptoms might he experience by inhaling the fumes for 8 or more hours at a time. ps, he keeps ...

Does the usage of kerosene heater lead to collapsed lung and dehydration?

My friend lives in a home where a kerosene heater is being used. She is having a back issue ... returned home and now is not looking as good as she was in the hospital. Do you think the kerosene heater ...

How bad is it to breath kerosene heater fumes during pregnancy?

I just found out I am pregnant and myhusband and I are currently in the process of building a house. It is cold where we live right now and we have been using a kerosene heater to heat up the space in which we ...

Will kerosene heater fumes prove dangerous if exposed for a long term?

are kerosene heater fumes dangerous if exposed long term? I plan to use it in the garage and do ... kerosene which clear and refined for indoor use. I just bought a modern kerosene heater and already used ...

Suggest risk with kerosene consumption in children

Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here...pls what is d effect of kerosine on daughter accidentally drank kerosine yestday, I gave her palm oil to drink ...

Is it harmful to breath in kerosene fumes?

How harmful is breathing in kerosene fumes? Our heater broke down in the middle of the night and we woke to the odor of kerosene early in the morning. we obsorbed the liguid and even pulled up some ...

Redness, itching in throat and swelling of glands after inhaling kerosine fume. What is the cure?

I currently work at a school that uses kerosene heaters to warm the class room, it seems I m having an allergic reaction to the fumes emitted from the heater. Redness and itchiness of my throat also ...

Can exposure to kerosene cause birth defects?

i live on a small trailor. we have the back of it closed off to keep it warm in the rest of the trailor. we have a kerosine heater thet we use all day everyday and the only times it is off id when we ...

Have addiction to smoking and inhaling kerosene. Side effects inhaling kerosene?

paper with kerosene in my pocket. Can you please advice me about the side effects of kerosene inhalation ...Hi, This is Nijam from Bangladesh. I am a bit addicted to kerosene inhalation specially I like ...
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How dangerous is kerosene heater fumes
They are very dangerous. Excess of it can cause even death.
im pregnant can i use kerosene heater?
Yes, you can use Kerosene heater during pregnancy. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
im pregnant can i use kerosene heater?
yes you can use. avoid much inhalation. can use a mask.
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