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Can I use camphor phenique for a inner ear infection don't have the money for a prescription called cortisporin (neomycin polymyxin and hydrocortisone)
Hello.: Hello. Campho phenique can help with pain of the external ear canal. However if you have a middle or inner ear infection, I am not sure that it would help with those sources of pain. Also, if you have an ear infection, it will not cure it. It also won't help hearing loss. Is there any chance that you have a ruptured ear drum? - because I don't know what would happen if you used this substance and the ear drum was ruptured. ...Read more
May cause burning of mouth/ throat, ^’ed thirst, abdominal pain, nausea/ vomiting, agitation, muscle spasms, irritation of skin, rapid heart rate slow breathing rate, rigid muscles, seizures or loss of consciousness.
REF: http://www. Nytimes. Com/health/guides/poison/camphor-overdose/overview. Html? Mcubz=0 ...Read more
If I rub camphor combined with icy-hot on my lower abs will it vanish the extra fat in a safe way?
NO: Is it safe? I do not know. Will it work as desired? No. ...Read more
Depends: If it is an ingredient in the skin moisturizer it can help with the itching if you have dry skin. If it is used for nasal redness and peeling while suffering from a runny nose etc it is protective to the peeling skin abd soothing to the mucosal membranes. Some feel better when applying at night to the nostrils or any areas that have been wet above the lips. ...Read more
I was diagnosed w/ scolisosis. Today used lotion that has bee venom, potentilla, comfrey, camphor, eucalyp good?
Scoliosis is an: Anatomical issue - doubt that lotion would have any impact on it. ...Read more
I'm 7 months pregnant and I been sniffing on camphor on and off will that affect my babe in any way if I continue?
Very unsafe: Camphor easily crosses the placental barrier and even small doses can cause fatal poisoning. To the fetus. It will also cause serious liver and neurologic toxicities to you. Stop it now before you cause irreversible damage to you and your baby. ...Read more
Camphor: Does not impact growth of penis.Get a more detailed answer ›
If: If use over large area might happen. ...Read more
Tiger balm every day?: Yes, is ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
Husband applied pain balm (that had camphor) & without washing hands touched my food. I'm pregnant, can it be a problem for my baby if I ate that food?
No: You would not have ingested enough to do any harm ...Read more
No: That will just make you oily - it won't cause weight or fat loss. ...Read more
Is using a camphor liquid made for warm mist humidifier dangerous? I have a cough and congestion.
Xlear: Your doc may tell you that you have a sinus infection. You can use a natural product called xlear (pronounced "clear") to clean out nasal (oxymetazoline) passages and break up the biofilm where germs multiply. Tastes good too! Please skip the camphor and just use a warm mist humidifier. ...Read more
I use lip balm so much to make sure they are moisturized with camphor, menthol, of phenol. So why are my lips still so dry?
Is it saf to use Vicks vaporub durin pregnancy? Made of menthol eucalyptus & camphor. Hubby rubs it on toddler & I can smell it sometimes. Harm my baby?
Doubt harm...but...: I consider this a form of avoidable air pollution that has no value in kids below school age if then. It mimics practices of indigenous cultures that used sap of pine trees to scent the moist steam in sweat lodges. Its effects are more tradition & assumption than real. I find it makes kids cough more. ...Read more
I have new dentures I was hurting so I went to put orajel in my mouth accidently put camphor phenol cold sore med in mouth will it hurt me?
No: It probably not have the desired pain-relieving effect, but it should not do you any harm. If you feel your denture is rubbing sore spots on your gums, or hitting too hard on certain teeth, see your dentist for an adjustment. This is very common with new dentures, as they can be challenging to get used to at first. ...Read more
Can I use camphor phinique for an inner ear infection my ear is stopped up I was prescribed cortisporin (neomycin polymyxin and hydrocortisone) and amoxivillin bunt can't afford them
Confusing statement: Amoxicillin is an old antibiotic and generally very cheep. You should look into a discount card you can find most places. It would be your best chance to cure a middle ear infection of the items listed. Putting camphophonique in your canal may give you something to do, but it wouldn't cure a middle ear infection. You may self heal in 6-8 weeks like they did before antibiotics. ...Read more
Camphoi-phenique: Campho- phenique can be used to help a canker sore feel better, especially when it first starts. The canker sore will heal in about 10-14 days. Avoid spicy or acidic foods. ...Read more