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insufflated silicon dioxide!

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  • Posted By: el gringo loco
  • January 31, 2010
  • 00:49 PM

hello,i recently crushed up,and insufflated approx 5 to 10 cheap 200mg caffeine tablets.i'm concerned however to have recently found out that they contain silicon dioxide which causes silicosis on inhilation.am i at risk???,ps...i tried dissolving 10tablets in water and was left with approx 1 to 2 grammes of non cumbustible white abrasive powder which i could polish my teeth with.i have to assume that this was indeed silicon dioxide.please respond quickly...i'm worried!!:confused:

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