A woman who died after taking highly toxic DNP 'diet pills', sent a message to her college lecturer on the morning of her death, which said "I think I am going to die".
ITV News correspondent Ben Chapman is at the inquest into 21-year-old Eloise Parry's death:
Eloise Parry sent a message to her college lecturer on the morning of her death in which said "I think I am going to die."
"I've screwed up big time," Eloise Parry wrote. She described binge eating and taking 4 pills early in the morning and being sick.
"No one is known to have survived after being sick after taking DNP," she wrote from hospital hours before she died.
An inquest into the death of woman who died after taking dinitrophenol, also known as DNP, has heard she was aware of the dangers of the 'diet pill'.
Eloise Parry's GP said that while the 21-year-old was not addicted she had "no apparent ability" to stop taking them.
ITV News correspondent Ben Chapman is at the inquest:
Eloise Parry's GP says she was a "very troubled but intelligent young woman," but who was "obsessed with the desire and need to lose weight"
GP said Eloise Parry was aware of the dangers of DNP, and while she was not addicted, she had "no apparent ability" to stop taking more.
An inquest will be held today on a 21-year-old woman who is thought to have taken "diet pills" containing a highly toxic chemical.
Eloise Parry died at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital in April, prompting police to issue a warning about the dangers of buying medicines and supplements online.
Officers from West Mercia Police said tablets taken by Miss Parry were believed to include a quantity of dinitrophenol, also known as DNP.
The industrial chemical, which is unfit for human consumption, has been linked to several deaths in the UK and was the subject of an Interpol warning notice issued to 190 countries in May.
The inquest into Miss Parry's fatal collapse is due to be heard in Shrewsbury by the Senior Coroner for Shropshire, John Ellery.
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