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would a quarter of a teaspoon of bleach in a half pint cup

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would a quarter of a teaspoon of bleach in a half pint cup of coffee have any affect on an adult.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

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bleach is a very very strong irritant

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and if consumed will cause a lot of upset stomach and nausea and gastritis.

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but it is not toxic and will not kill you.

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it is just a strong irritant.

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how did you get a teaspoon of bleach in your coffee?

Customer:

The cup was being cleaned the bleach was tipped out but the cup was not rinsed, as the person making the drink did not realise it was bleach.

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I see.

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is the person having any symptoms?

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No, not yet, i did not rate this poor service, clicked on it by mistake. sorry

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no symptoms is a good sign.

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if he develops stomach pains or nausea, he should be assessed by a doctor.

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but if no symptoms, then he might be ok.

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the bleach could have been very diluted.

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Ok thank you

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