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Effects of child swallowing a pound coin

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Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

My son swallowed a coin (we think a quarter or nickel) almost 2 weeks ago. He had to go to the ER ... had regular bowel movements. Are there any side effects from the metals in the coin? Should... View answer

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Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

Sir my daughater about 1 year 8 months old sallows a c 50 ps coin past 4 days. We taken X ... over the coin still not come in stool. Please give my some suggetions. ... View answer

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My seven year old granddaughter swallowed a quarter while with her mother. She came back to my son .... My son plans to call the doctor tomorrow. Will she be able to pass a coin this size? ... View answer

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Dr.  Archana Verma MD

Hi The tablet should be chewed and swallowed or swallowed whole. You should drink a full glass (8 ounces) of water immediately after the white tablets are chewed or swallowed whole.

Dr. Santosh Kumar A MD

Hi,When a child swallows an object like coin,it will travel through the digestive tract .Most swallowed objects travel through the digestive tract and leave the body without causing...

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Hello and welcome to HCM, Antiseptics like dettol contain cetrimide. It is a hazardous chemical. You need to take your child to the emergency for clinical assessment and a gastric lavage. Gastric lavage is a...