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A 26-year-old female asked:

I have a cold/flu, used a neti pot with tap water yesterday. i know now that i should have used distilled water. i live in dc, should i be concerned?

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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
May cause a little: Nasal irritation otherwise should not hurt you.
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