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I just swallowed a few glass particles in a blender drink

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I just swallowed a few glass particles in a blender drink after leaving a glass measurer in the blender. Discovered them pretty quickly but am wondering what the consequences might be. Thank you!
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: It just happened 20 minutes ago. I'm not on any medications.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: I take no medications and am not aware of any medication allergies.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Only that I have low blood pressure but doubt that would affect this situation.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 months ago.

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In all likelihood these glass particles would pass in stool without any consequence.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 months ago.

You may consider eating couple of bananas, fruits and vegetables which facilitate the particles to be excreted in stool easily.

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