How much battery acid is lethal?
Is battery acid safe to drink?
What should you do if you drink battery acid?
Call the National Battery Ingestion Hotline at 800-498-8666 (collect, if necessary) or Poison Control at 1-800-222-1222, or go to your local emergency department. If possible, bring the battery package or a matching battery. In most cases, you will be advised to get an X-ray immediately.
What color is battery acid?
How do you know if you swallow battery acid?
Can a child swallow AAA battery?
Regular, alkaline batteries are also extremely dangerous if swallowed, but that’s less likely because of their larger size. If your child swallows any type of battery, this is considered an emergency and you should immediately take your child to a hospital emergency department.