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A 29-year-old female asked:

is it bad to stick mentholatum ointment up your nose?

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Don't stick it: Up, just outside does whatever good it will do.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
OK for occasional: Methyl salycilic acid is also sold as ben gay.. It is used in menthol cigarettes.

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