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What is the definition or description of: wet dressing?

What is the definition or description of: wet dressing?

Moist gauze: A wet dressing is something placed on a wound to keep the bed moist. Usually saline solution or a hydrocolloid gel is used to maintain moisture on the wound, increasing the ability for the healing factors to effectively close the wound. ...Read more

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Wet Dressing (Definition)

A wet dressing is something placed on a wound to keep the bed moist. Usually saline solution or a hydrocolloid gel is used to maintain moisture on the wound, increasing the ability for the healing factors to ...Read more


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Wet dressing ok over stitches?

Wet dressing ok over stitches?

Generally no: Keep dressings over healing wounds dry. If the bandage gets wet, change it. You can apply something like neosporin lightly over the wound for added protection. ...Read more

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Wet dressing over stitches when showering. What to do?

Wet dressing over stitches when showering. What to do?

Change bandage: Remove the bandage over the stitches, before showering, if you have been cleared to wash the surgical site by your surgeon. If the wound is not allowed to get wet yet, then do a sponge bath or try to cover the area with plastic wrap to keep it dry first. Do not keep a wet bandage on a healing wound. ...Read more

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Wet dressing over stitches or regular dry bandaid; which is better?

Wet dressing over stitches or regular dry bandaid; which is better?

Ointment: Apply some ointment (does not necessarily need to be antibiotic ointment) and cover. You don't want it to actually be wet with water. ...Read more

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Excessive wet hands and feet, .What medication.Should be?

Excessive wet hands and feet, .What medication.Should be?

Antiperspirent: The condition is known as hyperhydrosis. Mild cases may respond to over the counter items. Rx medication is dryso. It is applied topically and can be quite effective at drying up the sweat glands in the affected areas. Effects are somewhat cumulative with improved results with prolonged use, to the pont that use can frequently be decreased once under control. ...Read more

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I was prescribed zopiclone for insomnia I started 2 nights ago and since then I’ve wet my bed both nights is this related to the medication?

I was prescribed zopiclone for insomnia I started 2 nights ago and since then I’ve wet my bed both nights is this related to the medication?

Unlikely: It may be because you were in deep sleep and weren't alarmed to wake up to empty your bladder. Try avoiding caffeinated beverages or drinking a lot before retiring, and empty your bladder as well before going to bed at night, if that doesn't work, call/see your doctor, best wishes ...Read more

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My aniexty medication got washed in my shorts I stopped the machine while it was filling git it out and the pills were fine not wet safe to take ?

My aniexty medication got washed in my shorts I stopped the machine while it was filling git it out and the pills were fine not wet safe to take ?

If I understand: correctly - pill bottle went into washing machine. You pulled bottle out and pills did not become wet. Yes, - I would still use them. ...Read more

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What medication can I use for a wet cough while pregnant?

What medication can I use for a wet cough while pregnant?

See your doctor: Assuming "wet" means you produce sputum (phlegm) when you cough, this is something to discuss with your doctor. Whether it needs treatment at all, and with what medications, depends on the likely causes and is influenced by other things, e.g. color of sputum, fever, etc. If you are a smoker, try to stop. In any case, contact your obstetrician for her advice. ...Read more

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Is there medication for someone to live in a more humid area with psoriatic arthritis?

Is there medication for someone to live in a more humid area with psoriatic arthritis?

Moderate humidity?: Moderate humidity is good. High humidity and arid (dry) air is bad for psoriasis. Significant humidity can lead to excessive perspiration, with bacterial and dungal growth in areas prone to psoriasis and worsen the skin disease. Zinc oxide 5% found in gold bond extra-strength can help with skin disease. Otherwise, the medication for psa for joint disease can be increased. ...Read more

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Does my 7 month old need to be treated with medications for his relfux? Or do you wait it out ? He is happy no pain. But wet hiccups and regurgitate

Does my 7 month old need to be treated with medications for his relfux? Or do you wait it out ? He is happy no pain. But wet hiccups and regurgitate

Reflux: If no pain, then no needs no treatment. The reflux meds will help with the discomfort not so much about the frequency of the reflux. He is what we cal a happy spitter upper! Wet burps are normal. ...Read more

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I wear contact lenses for myopia. Most of the times i get eye booger every hour or so.It is wet and fluidic.What shall i do? Any medication?

I wear contact lenses for myopia. Most of the times i get eye booger every hour or so.It is wet and fluidic.What shall i do? Any medication?

Contact lenses: While this may be due to dry eyes and irritation, it is possible that you have an infection in the eye which may require antibiotics. I would remove your contacts and switch to glasses for now, and contact your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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My husband with high blood pressure (managed by medication), suddenly started to sweat profusely. His shirt was wet in stomach and chest area ?

My husband with high blood pressure (managed by medication), suddenly started to sweat profusely. His shirt was wet  in stomach and chest area ?

Other symptoms?: Any chest pain, pressure, or tightness? Jaw pain? Left arm pain? Difficulty breathing? Rapid heart beat? If he is having any of these other symptoms, he needs to be seen by a physician immediately. It could be a heart attack. If he is just sweating, is he have a fever? Keep an eye on him for any new symptoms. ...Read more

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Hi,I have a terrible cough, it's sometimes wet but it's primarily a sore throat as a difficulty to breathe die to mucus. What medication should I tak?

Hi,I have a terrible cough, it's sometimes wet but it's primarily a sore throat as a difficulty to breathe die to mucus. What medication should I tak?

See details: How long have you had the cough? D o you have a fever as well? Have you tried any medications for the cough? Do you have any allergies to meds? You need to be specific is you want specific answers. If the cough is recent, try a combination of Mucinex and a cough medicicne. ...Read more

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My wife is constantly coughing and the medication she is on isn't working. It's a wet cough but the last doctor did not prescribe anti biotics. What must we do next. She is on a Multi vitamin, nose spray and antihistamine?

My wife is constantly coughing and the medication she is on isn't working. It's a wet cough but the last doctor did not prescribe anti biotics. What must we do next. She is on a Multi vitamin, nose spray and antihistamine?

Revisit or: second opinion are needed. Not all coughs require antibiotics: 80++% of upper respiratory infections are viral. More importantly is cough control and several excellent Rxs are available. Until seen again use Delsym DB every 13 hrs if not allergic to this medicine. ...Read more

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Please doctor what drugs will I take concerning this unpleasant discharge white in colour look like a wet pieces tissue paper my virginal kind of hurt?

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Please doctor what drugs will I take concerning this unpleasant discharge white in colour look like a wet pieces tissue paper my virginal kind of hurt?

Needs testing: To establish why you are having the discharge. Need to have some swabs taken and may need an examination. May be something like bacterial vaginosis which will respond to antibiotics but a variety of other infections and conditions. Best to see your doctor for an assessment and tests. They can then make a diagnosis and prescribe you something suitable. ...Read more

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What over-the-counter drug do you suggest for a heavy "wet" cough with runny nose and sneezing?

What over-the-counter drug do you suggest for a heavy "wet" cough with runny nose and sneezing?

Mucinex (guaifenesin): If you feel like you have an infection, you may want to avoid antihistamines, because they hinder you from clearing the infection quickly. Therefore, decongestants and Guaifenesin may be helpful. Mucinex (guaifenesin) d has both, but taking it at night can cause insomnia. Plain Mucinex (guaifenesin) can be taken at any hour. These are expectorants and can help you clear secretions. Your immune system does the rest; or see md. ...Read more