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I had a total mom brain freeze..... Took my 2 yr old

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I had a total mom brain freeze..... Took my 2 yr old daughter to a company was very hot daughter picked up a Bottle of bottled water from the ground (i.e. Not from the tub of water that was new). I took it away from her to make sure she did not choke on the cap....but I wasn't thinking and I gave it back to her... And she drank from it....there could have been anything in that bottle.... I am so scared... Please help... I am also worried about communicable disease.... Should I take her to dr right now?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 months ago.

Thanks for this question

I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist with over 10 years experience

I think you are being a good mom but you are being way over cautious

Nothing will probably happen

just watch her for a few days and see.

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