Alternate Names : Potpourri poisoning
A sachet is a bag that holds perfumed powder or a mix of dried flowers, herbs, spices, and aromatic wood shavings (potpourri). Sachet poisoning occurs when someone accidentally or intentionally swallows the ingredients of a sachet.
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.
Potpourri is generally considered to be nontoxic.
- Various sachets and potpourri
Note: This list may not include all sources of sachets.
Symptoms & Signs
- Eyes, ears, nose, and throat