The Dangers of Drinking Hand Sanitizer
A recent and very disturbing trend has arisen in the world of addiction – the consumption of alcohol-based hand sanitizer to achieve a high. It can be mixed with other over-the-counter items, like mouthwash or rubbing alcohol, and consumed for the effects of the highly concentrated ethanol found in the sanitizer.
Risks involved with drinking hand sanitizer include irreversible blindness, organ failure, memory loss and even fatality. More information is coming out about the health risks of alcohol based hand sanitizer consumption as the number of cases continues to grow in the U.S. and beyond.
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