A 18-year-old male asked:
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does neosporin heal cuts faster?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Protects: It only protects against infections during the healing process, which is natural.
Answered on Aug 11, 2017
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Neosporin: Neosporin has 3 antibiotics in it - use can lead to allergy in some. So consider selecting a different antibiotic ointment to help.
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Neosporin: Neosporin does almost nothing more than plain Vaseline does to heal wounds, namely it moisturizes the wound which helps to heal the skin.
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Yes: Put some neosporin on it. Should only take a couple of days to heal.
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