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Have cleaned floor using bleach, eyes did sting and nose felt funny. Is it safe?

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hello my name is XXXXXXX ive just cleaned my floor with XXXXXXX and water, with bleach sprayed on the floor. not realising it was XXXXXXX will I be ok? my eyes did sting a bit which has now gone. my nose felt a bit funny aswell. this was over an hour ago.

with thanks XXXXXXX
Posted Wed, 2 Oct 2013 in Medicines and Side Effects
Answered by Dr. Timothy Raichle 37 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Common reaction to bleach

Detailed Answer:
This is almost certainly related to the bleach. It is very irritating to the eyes and mucous membranes. This will almost certainly resolve rather quickly. One thought is to take a shower and make sure that you are completely free of any residual deposits of fumes on your clothes. Also, wash these clothes and put new ones on.

I hope that this helps.
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