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I swallowed 1ml of dettol handwash now? What to do?

I swallowed 1ml of dettol handwash now? What to do?

Force fluids: Nothing more to do-drink 8-10 glasses of electrolyte rich fluids: Gatorade, Powerade etc until you are urinating every 2-3 hrs. ...Read more

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How to cure dettol burns on face?

How to cure dettol burns on face?

DETTOL BURNS: WARM WATER COMPRESSES ON AND OFF FOR 10 TO 20 MINUTES 3 OR 4 TIMES DAILY.
AT BEDTIME APPLY ZINC OXIDE OINTMENT.
BEST LUCK ...Read more

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Can I use dettol on my private part?

Can I use dettol on my private part?

Dettol: Yes you can use Dettol for bathing. Mix one teaspoon of Dettol to a bucket of water. ...Read more

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Is dettol soap dangerous for washing varginal area?

Is dettol soap dangerous for washing varginal area?

Concerns: Dettol liquid antiseptic/ disinfectant could cause changes in vaginal flora and ph. Usually soap ; disinfectants are not needed inside the vagina. ...Read more

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I used undiluted dettol on my face after shaving. Now it is extremely dry. My cheeks swelled up. Please help?

I used undiluted dettol on my face after shaving. Now it is extremely dry. My cheeks swelled up. Please help?

Dettol: Dettol is a disinfectant that is diluted and used to clean cuts. It sounds like you may have had an allergic reaction to this agent. I would not recommend using it again. I would consult a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How can I cure my bacne problem? The condition did not improve despite using Dettol and QV body wash. It got worsen when applying lotion to it. HELP!

How can I cure my bacne problem? The condition did not improve despite using Dettol and QV body wash. It got worsen when applying lotion to it. HELP!

Body acne: Can be difficult to treat if it is widespread or difficult to reach for application of topical acne products (available over the counter). Avoiding harsh or fragrances soaps will help reduce inflammation, but severe cases are sometimes treated with oral medications (Rx). ...Read more

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One month ago on 2nd may I applied dettol on my pimple now that burned area turned into brown colour plz suggest me wht should I do nd how to remove?

One month ago on 2nd may I applied dettol on my pimple now that burned area turned into brown colour plz suggest me wht should I do nd how to remove?

Throw away the detto: You will do much better with REAL acne treatment. The treatment depends on various factors. You may benefit from tretinoin gel or cream. The brown color is probably post-inflammatory pigmentation due to acne. Tretinoin controls acne and also reduces the dark color. This usually requires 3 months for significant improvement. If you are looking for a magic medicine to spot treat zits you will be di ...Read more

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Could liquid handwash (dettol) be used to clean denture?

Could liquid handwash (dettol) be used to clean denture?

Normal?: Only use denture cleanser as other chemicals may be hazardous to your health and detrimental to the dentures. ...Read more

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Does dettol give white in the vagina?

Does dettol give white in the vagina?

No: Dettol will not produce vaginal discharge. See a doctor and be examined for a professional diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can I use dettol antiseptic for vaginal wash?

Can I use dettol antiseptic for vaginal wash?

Use of this type of: Product could alter vaginal ph or alter flora. ...Read more

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Does dettol has any side effects to new born babbys?

Does dettol has any side effects to new born babbys?

It is not used in US: Dettol is not studied nor approved by FDA to use in USA, especially in newborns. ...Read more

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Can I use dettol to clean and heal wounds on my penis?

Can I use dettol to clean and heal wounds on my penis?

Possibly: Am not aware of any study that has been done on this. The first question would obviously be "What wounds? " and what are they due to? Need more info before making further comments about this, but you might try calling the company that manufactures this and asking them about it. ...Read more

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When suffering water infections should you you use dettol?

When suffering water infections should you you use dettol?

Infections: Have no idea what you mean by "water infections". There are numerous diseases that can be transmitted to humans thru contaminated water. The active ingredient in dettol that confers its antiseptic property is chloroxylenol which should not be taken by humans as it has potentially lethal toxicity. It can be used in contaminated water, but then you could not drink the water. ...Read more

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Facing Jock itch. Can I treat it with dettol? If not, what else is the treatment?

Facing Jock itch. Can I treat it with dettol? If not, what else is the treatment?

Antifungal Cream: Jock Itch is caused by fungal infection due to excessive perspiration.Dettol will not cure it. You can buy over the counter antifungal cream and use it locally twice a day. Cream like clotrimazole, will work. ...Read more

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Mosquito bite ended up painful, read and puss formed. What can I do other than washing it up in diluted dettol?

Mosquito bite ended up painful, read and puss formed. What can I do other than washing it up in diluted dettol?

Maybe infected: Mosquito bites can be red and painful, but pus is not part of the reaction to mosquito bites. It may be that a bacterial infection developed from scratching. Please see your doctor. You may need some antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have the merina iud for almost 2years and suspect that I might be pregnant. The dettol method shows a positive. How accurate is this method?

I have the merina iud for almost 2years and suspect that I might be pregnant. The dettol method shows a positive. How accurate is this method?

Just take a test: The Dettol method involves mixing your urine in household bleach. It would be much easier and much more accurate to simply take a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. If you are pregnant then you need to see a doctor to make sure it is not an ectopic pregnancy. Pregnancies with Mirena (levonorgestrel) are quite rare but when they do occur the risk of tubal pregnancy is 25% ...Read more

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My 1 year old might have sollwed dettol an hour ago. Gave her water and Brest milk. She is quite active and seems to be ok, should I be concerned?

My 1 year old might have sollwed dettol an hour ago. Gave her water and Brest milk. She is quite active and seems to be ok, should I be concerned?

Mgt: If the product contains any caustic substances, acid or base, please take her to the ED. I would recommend close observation for vomiting and respiratory problems in particular. If she is drinking normally she can continue feeds. ...Read more