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I accidently swallowed about one teaspoon of 3 % hydrogen

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I accidently swallowed about one teaspoon of 3 % hydrogen peroxide. I weigh 195lbs. Will I be ok or do I need to go to the hospital?
One teaspoon of 3% is not going to hurt you most likely
Do you have any symptoms?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
I feel a little nauseated.
Household hydrogen peroxide, especially only this small amount is generally not a problem.
You might throw up but that would usually happen within an hour.

There is really nothing else you have to do at this point per standard recommendations.

You can confirm this with poison control
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good luck

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