What to Do If I Get Roundup in My Eye?

Roundup is a herbicide produced by Monsanto. If it contacts the eyes, Monsanto says that after contacting a doctor or poison control, the eyelids should be held open and the eye gently rinsed for 15 to 20 minutes. Contact lenses should be taken out after five minutes of rinsing.

Keywords: Roundup, herbicide poisoning, eye problems

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