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Boric acid safe to use during pregnancy?

Do any of you know if it is safe to use boric acid for the treatment of termites during pregnancy?

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jacy3031

Asked by jacy3031 at 10:18 PM on Apr. 27, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • well, i don't know what it is, but anything with the word "acid" in it doesn't sound so good. soooo...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:19 PM on Apr. 27, 2009

  • No
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:20 PM on Apr. 27, 2009

  • Yes. From the MoD site: "A pregnant woman can reduce her exposure to pesticides by controlling pest problems with less toxic products such as boric acid (use the blue form available at hardware stores)."


    (Scroll down to the section on pesticides.)

    Collinsky

    Answer by Collinsky at 10:27 PM on Apr. 27, 2009

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