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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Simple organic chem: Formaldehyde is a very simple organic chemical used in many chemical manufacturing and structural manufacturing processes. It is also used as a prese ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience in Pediatrics
Some with trace:: More than half of children’s bath soaps, shampoos, lotions, and other personal care products tested by the group campaign for safe cosmetics (csc) wer ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience in General Practice
Colorless gas: Water soluble gas with a suffocating odor usuall derived from methyl alcohol by oxidation. Its use is as a disenfectant and as a preservative in the m ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Formaldehyde: Not use it and use in vented hood.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
For what: purpose?
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Unanswerable: You need to smell it to find out.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Yes: It has nothing to do with hyaluronic acid, which is in your body naturally. Juvederm is a concentrated and cross-linked form of ha and should be ok t ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Doesn't happen: Your body doesn't make formaldehyde, as it's very toxic. Unless you've been embalmed or sleep with someone who is, it's unlikely you smell like formal ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
I believe it doesn't: We pathologists spend our lives around formaldehyde without any apparent ill-effects unless we become allergic. There's a rare nose cancer for which i ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Pope
44 years experience in Dentistry
Formaldeyde: In dentistry formaldehyde has been used fro what seems like forever. In children it is used to "fix" the pulp of a baby tooth. While decades ago conce ... Read More

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