Alternate Names : Hair removal agents poisoning
Depilatory is a product used to remove unwanted hair. Depilatory poisoning occurs when someone swallows this substance.
This is for information only and not for use in the treatment or management of an actual poison exposure. If you have an exposure, you should call your local emergency number (such as 911) or the National Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222.
- Sodium or calcium hydroxide (alkalis), which are quite toxic
- Barium sulfide
Note: This list may not include all poisonous ingredients.
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