Nov 30, 2015 ... Refrigerant can be poisonous if you're exposed to it for too long. ... breathing
problems; fluid buildup in the lungs; organ damage; sudden death.
Mar 24, 2011 ... Side Effects of Breathing Freon or Other Refrigerants Freon and other refrigerants
are toxic. Photo Credit ice cubes image by sheldon gardner ...
Breathing air that is contaminated with Freon can cause respiratory difficulties,
organ damage and, in some cases, death. Symptoms can vary depending on the
Refrigerant poisoning. URL of ... DO NOT use it to treat or manage an actual
poison exposure. If you or ... Most symptoms result from breathing in the
Is it toxic?: Inhalation of low concentrations (from a leaking fridge or air ... If
exposure to a liquid, rinse eyes with a gentle stream of lukewarm water for 5
Inhalation: If affected remove to fresh air. Do not give epinephrine or similar drugs
. If swallowed: Do not induce vomiting. Call a physician or poison control center ...
Jun 9, 1994 ... Most of the time, one of two things can happen from inhaling Freon: You ... and
changes in behavior, according to the Poison Control Center in ...
Jul 12, 2010 ... So, if you get exposed to this stuff, get to the ER immediately. It is NOTHING TO
.... INHALATION: R-134A is low in acute toxicity in animals.
... fairly benign, reports that toxicity is very low for acute and subchronic inhalation
, and does not ... Prolonged breathing of vapors can cause cardiac irregularities,
... Accidental perforation of refrigerant containers can occur during use or when ...
Freon is the trade name for a group of man-made chemicals called
chlorofluorocarbons ... People are usually exposed to Freon by accidentally or
deliberately breathing it in. ... Poison Control should be contacted for additional