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can dettol antiseptic be used on scabies

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Use of this type of: Product could alter vaginal ph or alter flora.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rola Rimawi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Best to see a doctor: It is difficult to say if the dark patch will be permanent or not. It is best to see a doctor and have them evaluate your skin. It is best not to use ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: Only use medications recommended by a Medical Professional preferably your Primary Care Provider! Hope this is helpful! Dr Z
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I would be concerned: That dettol liquid antiseptic /disinfectant could cause irritation and change vaginal ph.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: It can still get infected from bacteria on the scissors or on your skin surface. You did all the right things so you have done everything you could t ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hand sanitizer?: Are you using hand sanitizer to kill virus on surfaces? From what I have read Dettol antispectic sanitizer is 62 % ethanol alcohol. However it so ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Why do you ask?: HIV outside the body is extremely fragile. It's transmitted only by exchange of fresh body fluids. Antiseptics are basically superfluous in preventing ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
20 years experience Infectious Disease
Dettol: There shouldn't be any adverse effect using diluted dettol for bathing even during pregnancy, (unless one is allergic to dettol)
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: You may use it and see for next 3-5 days. Meanwhile, refrain from any further chemical and physical stimulation to whole genital area (of course, no s ... Read More

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