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HomeHousehold Poisons

The Yukkiest Poisons
  • These are especially hazardous household items. Buy small quantities. Discard unneeded extras. Make sure they are always out of a child's reach.
    • antifreeze
    • windshield washer solutions
    • drain cleaners
    • toilet bowl cleaners
    • insecticides
    • artificial nail removers
    • topical anesthetics (i.e. Products that may be used for sunburn pain)
    • medicines, medicines, medicines.
  • Did you know that even these common household items can poison little children?
    • detergents
    • automatic dishwasher detergents
    • furniture polish
    • perfume & aftershave
    • mouthwash
    • gasoline, kerosene, and lamp oil
    • paint and paint thinner
    • mothballs
    • alcoholic beverages
    • miniature batteries
    • flaking paint
    • cigarettes, tobacco products
    • rat and mouse poison

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