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Some Folk Medicines Contain Lead

Health & Wellness  (tags: lead poisoning, potential side effects, contaminations, convulsions, coma, even death )

- 4179 days ago -
Health departments have warned that a number of lead-based traditional medicines may be the second most common source of lead poisoning in the U.S.


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Past Member (0)
Sunday February 10, 2008, 9:16 pm
Lead poisoning has been traced to Mexican remedies such as greta, azarcon and rueda powders; they are used to treat constipation in children and contain as much as 90 percent lead.

Holly Troubetzkoy (167)
Tuesday February 12, 2008, 7:27 am
FOlk Meds ahve no controls. People must realize that they need to think before they consume things
Lead posioning is a truly serious poisoning. Mcu of the brain damage can not be reversed. And of course, neither can death.
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