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Breathed in fumes from using Formby's refinishing product.

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breathed in fumes from using Formby's refinishing product. Burning of eyes (have used Systane Ultra lubricant eye drops), tingling of some skin areas and feel like I smell like the refinishing product.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: The skin just since last night after working on the project
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I do take Advaire (sp) once a day. Dr. had prescribed as I kept getting bronchitis. Do use the eye drops to help with dry eye symptoms - but am using much more today and last night

Hello, I think I can help you. Where do you live?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
No, just discuss on line

You live in South Dakota or San Diego?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
South Dakota

How do you feel right now?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
eyes seem to be some better but I still feel like I smell like Formbys

My advice is for you to call 1-***-***-****, which is routed to the Minnesota Poison Control Center. They are experts there that can can answer all your questions about solvent exposure and what you need to do further. Is this information helpful?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
thank you.
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I will call them.

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The Minnesota Center answers questions about exposure to acetone and toluene, which are the principal products in that refinisher.

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