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antibacterial deodorant

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Body odor: Underarm odor is caused by bacteria in the skin. To minimize profuse sweating, you not only have to use deodorant but also an antiperspirant (look for ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marianna Post
16 years experience Family Medicine
Stop antibacterial : Stop antibacterial soap and try antiperspirant instead of deodorant.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Unsure: Some believe that if aluminum is in your deodorant then there is some risk.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Soap and water: Frequent daily good showers or bath , clean well washed .Cloths are the best inexpensive deodorants , next is what ever you like to buy
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Dr. Zach Patrick
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
From puberty : You can use deodorants after you start puberty. This is because you usually don't have the odor issues before that and don't need them when you are yo ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Daus
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need info: Can you be more specific by what you mean when you say it is not working? What brand do you use? Is it odor or sweat that is the problem? Have you ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Deodorant allergy: It is actually quite common and you could be reacting to any component in them, you can have a patch test and determine what you are reacting to, usua ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Daily hygiene starts: With soap shower or bath, desoderant and/or antiperspirant. Some use talcum. Attention to feet may harbor fungi, and persistant issues in the private ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
No medical need.: There's no medical need to use deodorant. But you're going to have to leave the house at some point, right?
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Unless it is one of the very few prescription forms, then yes, there is nothing preventing you from using a man's deodorant (...or a man using woman's ... Read More

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