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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public not to use hand sanitizer products made by
a Mexican company because they contain a poisonous substance called methanol, which can be deadly
when absorbed through the skin or ingested.
The warning applies to nine hand sanitizer products made by the company, called Eskbiochem, according
to a fda. The agency said it found methanol in samples taken from several of the
Exposure to methanol can cause nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, permanent blindness,
seizures, coma, permanent damage to the nervous system or even death, according to the FDA.