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Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Is eating slate pencils harmful? I'm a 20 year old girl and I've been eating since almost 8 years now. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Hello, i'm XXXXXXX and i ate slate pencil past 9 years and i stopped 3 months back, due that i had stomach pain and weight loss .but i'm ok now eventhough i have one oubt it will cause any problems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aarti Abraham ( OBGYN)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

my brother is used to eat slate pencil, what are the causes and deficiencies. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

I eat salatpen and I loss my blood it's true..?plz tell me ... View answer

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Dr.      Ashish Mittal MD

slate pencils.I had one slate pencil daily. then i started having chalk piece.Since i thought ... stopped eating slate pencil and chalk but i am into the habit of... View answer

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Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

my friend have been eating slate pencil habit and she couldnt stop also...perday she is use to take one slatepencil box without slatepencil she cant live and she is audited for it ... is there... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. K. V. Anand MD

Hello,sir and i am preparing for MBBS but i have a very big problem iam eating slate pencil daily maximum 6packets and i want too do something in my lyf for my mother but i can t stop this only... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. V. Anand ( Psychologist)
Dr.   Polash Sannigrahi MD

I get this crazy urge to eat slate pencils. I know i can control beause I bought a pack of slate pencils and resisted eating inspite of having it within my reach. But i could... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Polash Sannigrahi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Polash Sannigrahi MD

Good noon sir, Am soujanya,sir from past 4 years my friend having bad habit of eating slatepencils One box daily.She turned like a drugs patient.Am affraide about her health and Her body always very ... View answer

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Dr. Polash Sannigrahi MD

I have an habbit of eating slate pencils.I eat one full box daily.Morever am addicted to it.I cant make my day without eating it.So please suggest me the medicine fro it.I have... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. K. C. Pant MD

This is called as PICA...you take iron calcium and zinc supplements.Also go for deworming.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Consult psychiatrist as it is eating, behavior disorder. Patient needs counseling regarding this. Behavioral therapy is also needed. So better to consult psychiatrist. Please hit thanks.

Dr.    Olsi Taka MD

I don't think it's because of slate pencil, but you should get yourself checked anyway because slate pencil eating is at times related to lack of some mineral or iron in your body. Also...