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Can turpentine cure parasites?

  • What are your parasites suffering from?

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  • Answer: What are your parasites suffering from?
  • Answer: You buy turpentine in a paint store or a hardware store.
  • Answer: yes it can cause skin irretation and can be deadly if ingested
  • Answer: Turpentine is sometimes used to get paint out of clothes. It isoften dabbed on the stain with a sponge or towel, and then allowedto dry.
  • Answer: light it on fire, turpentine is flammable.
  • Answer: It is not safe to drink turpentine oil. Turpentine oil is meant to be used on the skin. WebMD claims that when taken by mouth, turpentine oil can cause serious health problems including headache, sleeplessness, coughing, bleeding in the lungs, vomiting, kidney damage, miscarriage, coma, and death.
  • Answer: No, Mineral turpentine is not an acid. Mineral turpentine is also known as turpentine substitute, turps substitute, or just turps. It is an inexpensive petroleum-based replacement for the vegetable-based turpentine. It is commonly used as paint thinner for thinning oil-based paint and varnishes, cleaning brushes, as an organic solvent in other applications, and as dry cleaning and other industrial cleaning purposes. It is even used as a Larvicidal for Chrysomya megacephala.

    Mineral turpentine is a hydrotreated light distillate of petroleum, and consists of a complex mixture of highly refined hydrocarbon distillates mainly in the C9-C16 range. The material is a clear transparent liquid at room temperature. The liquid is highly volatile and the vapors are flammable. It can be a very dangerous inhalant. It is primarily low aromatic white spirits, or Naptha.

    Specific Gravity = .78
    Distillation Range = 150-210F
  • Answer: I cant tell you how much I doubt it.
  • Answer: Many paint solvents that will melt styrofoam contain toluene.
    Toluene is a know carcinogen. Toluene become airborne and spreads quickly.
    Solvents containing toluene should be used outdoors or in well ventilated areas.
  • Answer: silverfish, dustmite, and bed bug
  • Answer: Parasites are very dangerous. They can cause sicknesses. A parasite is a host which is a living organism that lives and eats off of another organism to live. Tapeworms are considered parasites because they feed off of all the food that enters your intestines.Some parasites, like tapeworms, can, accidentally, cause death.
  • Answer: A parasite that cannot lead an independent nonparasitic existence, in contrast to facultative parasite.
  • Answer: Human and animals
  • Answer: Depends on the animal because each farm animal has different types of parasites that could affect it.