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Gargle with dettol for cold

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohamad Chaaban
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 14 years experience
NO: Absolutely not. I do not recommned any chemicals to treat a sore throat. Have you tried over the counter lozenges? If you have not, you can try warm ... Read More

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Force fluids: nothing more to do-drink 8-10 glasses of electrolyte rich fluids: Gatorade, Powerade etc until you are urinating every 2-3 hrs.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Vaginal health: Is this a douche? Once a month is ok but not necerssary.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes: warm water and soap is even better
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
Yes: It causes inflammation.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 71 years experience
DETTOL BURNS: WARM WATER COMPRESSES ON AND OFF FOR 10 TO 20 MINUTES 3 OR 4 TIMES DAILY. AT BEDTIME APPLY ZINC OXIDE OINTMENT. BEST LUCK
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Burns: No Dettol. Apply triple antibiotic ointment and see a doctor.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 51 years experience
Dettol: Handwashing soaps are not supposed to be ingested. You can clean your dentures with them, but they must be thoroughly rinsed before putting them back ... Read More
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Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Dettol: Yes you can use Dettol for bathing. Mix one teaspoon of Dettol to a bucket of water.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
NO: It will cause inflammation.

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