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Deodorants and Antiperspirants
What is in it: Product may contain aluminum salts. Sticks, sprays and liquids may also contain ethanol (alcohol).
Is it toxic? Low order of toxicity, particularly given the amount that would be ingested.
Eyes: May cause irritation but serious injury is unlikely.
Skin: May cause skin irritation
Ingestion: May cause irritation to mouth and throat. Nausea and vomiting may be seen with large ingestion. Waxy products (sticks) may cause diarrhea.
What to do:
Eyes: Rinse eyes with lukewarm water with one of the following methods:
Skin: Wash skin thoroughly with warm water and soap.
Ingestion: Rinse out mouth and drink a small glass of water or milk.
Do not induce vomiting. If symptoms persist after the above first aid measures contact the Poison Control Centre.
How can I prevent exposure? Return to safe storage immediately after use. Never leave children alone with household products.
Need more Information: Call the Poison Control Centre.