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Breathing Saline Solution Fight Bronchitis
Bronchitis: No clinical evidence to support this.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I use steam saline solution to loosen my 1mnth old breathing, she has cold and sometimes diffucult to breastfeed?
Nasal saline: A nasal saline spray can help with the nasal congestion and ease the baby's symptoms too. ...Read more
My two weeks old boy has a dry breathing problem and slight snot build up its too early in tge morning to buy Saline Solution, what can I do?
Nasal discharge: You are aleady on the right track, nasal saline drops is the . Good luckbest treatment but you can try to suction the nasal mucus discharge with a bulb syringe until you can get the saline drops. If the trouble breathing persisted see his doctor to make sure it is not caused by a lung problem. Good luck. ...Read more
Would/can albuterol or duoneb be taken to help breathing even with a cold or flu and while using sterile saline solution for nasal spray?
Basic and Gentle: Saline is basically a weak solution of salt in water. This closely matches the basic fluid component in our bodies and therefore is very similar to what the cells are used to "bathing" in. Things like betadine, peroxide and alcohol are very damaging to the cells as is "letting the air get to it". You should wet a gauze pad with saline and gently clean the surface of the wound. Dress it after. ...Read more
Many contact lens: Solutions are available. Saline is not sufficient for storage as it does not clean or disinfect the contacts. In my opinion, peroxide based cleaning systems, like clear care, are the best. Many people use multipurpose solutions as well. ...Read more
No: No, only if you made it at home under sterile conditions. Not likely ...Read more
Wash and moisterize: Saline is salt water, the same consistency as your body fluids, 0.9 % salt water. It is used to flush wounds and skin lesions to help clean debris out of these areas. Thus the nasal spray keeps your nose moist, especially important to remove mucous, allergens in the nasal pathway. In the dry atmosphere in the winter time, your house has less moisture and your nose inside will be dry. ...Read more
Help please? What is a saline solution that would be suitable to clean lobe piercings with, and can I make one?
I think it is fine: to mix hydrogen peroxide 1:1 with water and clean with cotton tip applicator twice a day ...Read more
Saline Solution: Depending on what you are doing with the saline solution, it may or may not have to be sterile. If the solution must be sterile, you will likely need a doctor's prescription. If the saline does not have to be sterile, ask your pharmacist. Once you know the strength you need, your pharmacist should be able to give you a "recipe" for preparing it at home with table salt and water. ...Read more
Yes: Just make sure it's sterile.Get a more detailed answer ›
A friend jabbed me on my butt with a sterile saline solution injection. Should I be any worried? She works in the medical field & messed about with me
Depends: Saline solution comes in a variety of strengths. Isotonic saline is a solution used in the office to wash out wounds and could be used for eyes.Other formulations may be to dilute or strong and be irritating.Simple eye wash/eye drops are available over the counter at most dollar stores.I would suggest these as a predictable and safe eye irrigant. ...Read more
Ask the Pharmacist: You don't need prescription.I suggest you ask the Pharmacist if he does not have he can order it for you ...Read more
Docs, what's a saline solution that would be suitable to clean lobe piercings with? Any possible diy solutions?
Saptoplasty care after surgery can I rinse the nostrils with a saline solution after 5 days i feel very stuffy won't see dr until 4 days. Thanks?
Yes: I don't want to intrude upon another surgeon's preferences, but it is almost universally felt to be beneficial to rinse the nose gently with saline spray or rinse (e g otc neilmed sinus rinse or chitorhino) after nasal / sinus surgery. If you have nasal splints in place, the rinse won't get in your nose very well but should still be helpful. I recommend calling your surgeon to be sure. ...Read more
Absolutely: Even a higher concentration than 1n may be used. There is evidence that concentrations> 1 n may improve ciliary beat frequency which could help the nose be even cleaner. ...Read more
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