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what will happen if i put pimple cream on my spider bite does benzoyl peroxide kill spider germs

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Nothing.: Probably won't do anything. Just use some cool packs if it's really itchy. Also some Hydrocortisone and/or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream. Most o ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
POPPED PIMPLE BPO: Yes. You can put benzoyl peroxide on a popped pimple. Start with the lowest dose first: 2.5%.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Zit: Continue with hot packs. Antibiotics may be useful. See a dermatologist for help.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Steckelman
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: If you start to pick them off there will be more reaction and poss. Infection.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Helps: It is benzoyl peroxide and although drying for some people ot does help acne.Cit may need to be combined with other medi actions along with a sugar fr ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cheryl Levin
16 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Benzoyl peroxide is a wonderful treatment for mild acne. It works by killing p. Acnes, the bacteria involved in the formation of acne. It needs to be ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bello
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Pimple vs toothpaste: A pimple is a micro-abscess which would benefit from the antiseptic properties of benzoyl peroxide. There are, however more appropriate antibiotics cr ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See Below: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment Please the website given above for effective home remedies.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Probably: 2.5% BP cream is nearly always safe, unless you're one of the rare people who is allergic to benzoyl peroxide. If it's not effective, however, see a d ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shala Fardin
18 years experience Dermatology
Very good: Benzac has been around a long time and contains benzoyl peroxide (bpo). Whether it is any better than other over-the-counter bpo creams is unlikely e ... Read More
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