My two yo brother just ate some packing peanuts...

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by StarLover21, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. StarLover21

    StarLover21 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 11, 2011
    My two year old brother just ate two packing peanuts? Are they toxic? Is it okay?
  2. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Should be harmless....
  3. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Posin controll would know for sure. 1800 282 5846
  4. turney31

    turney31 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    palestine texas
    Rebel, you are a good egg!
  5. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    Normally they will come back out onthe other side. Very few of them sort of turn hard and then they could potentially hurt the digestive track. just tell you mom and keep an eye on him for a few days, look out for any bloody poop.
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Yes, call poison control or your local emergency room and ask them what to do...
  7. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    Real packing peanuts, or the kind that the hatcheries send you??

    Just checking!
  8. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 7, 2009
    Southeast texas
    Most packing peanuts now days are made from biodegradable materials like starch and are not toxic .
    Do they melt when they get wet? that will tell ya if they are biodegradable or not.
    Always best to check with poison control when in dought.

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