I Know of a person who's been drinking rubbing alcohol compound for years but is still living. How's this happ?
- Robert OLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
By the grace of God. I live in the US and I had an uncle in Kentucky who talked about during prohibition he and his friends would strain rubbing alcohol through 2 pieces of bread and drink it. They called it Rub-a-dub. He said it was real hard on the liver (his words).
Rubbing alcohol is not potable. While you won't die immediately, you can do severe harm to your organs by drinking it. I saw on a TV show called, "My Strange Addiction" where this lady drank gasoline every day. She'd go to the gas station with a mason jar and fill it up then proceed to sip from it throughout the day. I would imagine your person's addiction is similar to hers.
- RickLv 49 years ago
After a while this person will start having issues with the liver and kidneys. basically all of the lower organs are going to start shutting down slowly. I can't think of a more horrible way to die.
- David WLv 49 years ago
Must be a cheaply made formula? The way question is worded, it reads like you were poisoning this person and cant fathom why they are still alive. X.x
- Anonymous9 years ago
Physical quality good
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- yeahhhh :)Lv 59 years ago
The body is that amazing
but it won't last long :S