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How well does hydrogren peroxide work as an anti fungal?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 48 years experience
It does not. I am: Regular user to "clean" my mouth by gargling, and advocate for patients undergoing XRT to head and neck -- it bubbles and dislodges superficial debris but does not clear fungi that reside there...Need Diflucan (fluconazole) for that.

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