Below are some common house hold poisons


Common Household Toxins

Item Symptoms

Antifreeze Depression, stumbling, staggering, vomiting, and seizures

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Excessive drooling, vomiting, weakness and abdominal pain

Insecticides Excessive drooling, weeping eyes, excessive urination, diarrhea, muscle spasms, weakness, difficulty breathing and collapse

Household Cleaners (toilet bowl cleaners,pine oil cleaner, bleach, detergents) Skin irritation, vomiting, diarrhea, internal organ damage, bloody vomit, bloody stools

Flea products Decreased appetite, depression, vomiting, diarrhea, excessive drooling

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