Acute exposure to rhodamine B.

  title={Acute exposure to rhodamine B.},
  author={Daniel J Dire and Joel Wilkinson},
  journal={Journal of toxicology. Clinical toxicology},
  volume={25 7},
Rhodamine B is a red colored dye that is used in cosmetic products. We report a case of 17 patients who were exposed to aerosolized Rhodamine B inside a maintenance shop. The mean duration of exposure was 26 minutes (range 2-65). Sixteen of the patients (94%) complained of acute symptoms including: burning of the eyes (82%), excessive tearing (47%), nasal… CONTINUE READING