The symptoms disappeared within another 5 minutes [NLM
Signs and symptoms of exposure
1. Acute exposure
: Acute exposure to chlorine dioxide results in
irritation of the eyes, nose, and throat; cough; wheezing; shortness of breath; bronchitis; pulmonary edema; headache; and vomiting [Genium
Chronic exposure: Chronic exposure to chlorine dioxide may cause chronic bronchitis and emphysema [Sittig 1991].
EMERGENCY MEDICAL PROCEDURES
* Emergency medical procedures: [NIOSH to supply]