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Is kerosene toxic to breath

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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 ... breathing, not being able to go the stairs without losing her breath. A relative let her use an inhaler ...
 

How is antihistamine toxicity treated ?

finding it increasingly difficult to breath my lungs feel like they are burning as well as my throat and I ...
 

Swallowed kerosene and drank water. Feeling normal and breathing fine. Should I be worried?

Hi there. I have swallowed a small mouthfull of kerosene. What shall I do? I drank 2 pints of water straight after. 3 hours have gone by and I feel normal. Breathing etc fine. ...
 

Having severe allergies, breathing problems. Taking benadryl. How toxic is white mold to our health?

How toxic is white mold to your health when it's bulging out of a few walls? I also confine myself ... of this condo cannot be cleaned due to all her hoarding. I'm now having severe allergies and breathing problems ...
 

What should be done after consumption of toxic substance in food?

to worry, But becuase I don't know toxicity or body mechanisem that I am very curious. As far as I know that fatal toxin do act right after eating or breathing. Do you think it is possible to act some bad effect ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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

. It is cold where we live right now and we have been using a kerosene heater to heat up the space in which we are wokring on. The fumes get pretty stinky. How bad is it for me to be breathing those fumes in? ...
 

Suggest risk with kerosene consumption in children

then later gave her milk nd she s having difficult in breathing since last night till this morning nd her breaths smells kerosine. She s now having high body temperature. Please what can I use for her? ...
 

Are herbal medicines effective for non toxic goiter?

weights 64kg. I have a non toxic goiter as what doctor said it to me after she got the result of my biopsy then she gave me medicine to take. My question is I m having trouble of difficulty of breathing ...
 

What is the treatment for the kerosene intake by a 3 year old?

3 year old child in afrika ingested kerosene three days ago. Last night presented with shortness of breath and very laboured noisy breathing. It is the third day today. Seems to be getting worse. They put ...
 

Is something to be worried if my kid ingested small amount of kerosene?

3 yr old daughter ingested small amount of kerosene. immediatly called 911 and the ambulance took us to the hospital where they observed her and discharged her after no signs of breathing issues. She ...
 

How to treat whistling, during breathing, caused by inhalation of toxic fumes (bleach fumes)?

inhaled the bleach fumes. start vomiting dizziness and short breathing. I let her take prosec. With fresh air. seemed to be little better but still whistling breathing. should I see a doctor or let her rest ...
 

Can anger and confusion issues be caused by working with toxic chemicals?

There is a young man who works in a metal processing facility - near all sort of toxic chemicals ... at present. Could this be related to breathing the fumes eight hours per day for years? ...
 

Child drank kerosene. Vomitted, test results- normal. What to do?

Hi i have a 2 year old who drank kersone couldnt breath then vomited then was rushed to hospital ... kerosene then when i brang him home tried to feed him 3 spoons of food then vomited the food it smelt ...
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What are the symptoms of vitamin d toxicity
** 1. the main effect of vitamin D toxicity is increased level of calcium in your blood, i.e. hypercalcemia thus resulting in poor appetite,increased acidity (chances of ulcer), increased irritability of nerves,nausea,vomiting,increased frequency of urination, and kidney problems.
 
I've had chills and fevers in the beginning but the fever is a bit lower now It hurts to cough, I cough mucus that is yellow as well. Do i have pneumonia?
Hello, Welcome to HCM, Pneumonia is nothing but infection of the lungs caused by virus, bacteria or fungus. Usually in pneumonia there will be high fever, cough with expectoration, generalized myalgia, shortness of breath and the patient will be toxic. It should be diagnosed by chest X ray and the symptoms. Thank you.
 
I sprayed air lysol ( baby's room) and I am a couple weeks pregnant is this ok? Also i have a toddler who was in the other room when i sprayed it?
Hi dear Welcome to the Health care magic Dear always keep your self and your children away from such rooms for atleast one hour after spraying. Because these all spray can be toxic to your babies as well as any body could be allergic to these chemicals and they may cause breathing difficulty also. Hope your query is answered Thanks
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