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What is soap in soap suds enema?

What is soap in soap suds enema?

Irritant. Don't use: Soap is soap. Soap suds enemas are highly irritating to the lining of the rectum and colon. Aside from causing a bowel movement can cause a whopping inflammation (colitis). Tap water enemas or store bought phosphate enemas are safer (check with md, especially if history of heart, kidney, liver trouble). Oil retention enemas are lubricant. ...Read more

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Would washing hands with soap and pretty hot water along with hydrogen peroxide kill any sperm on hand?

Would washing hands with soap and pretty hot water along with hydrogen peroxide kill any sperm on hand?

Spermicides: dear Lois326 your regimen would kill just about everything in sight! Just use soap and water for a minute or 2 and you would be ok here. I am assuming you are more concerned about STD and HIV and the answer is that a wash with soap and water for about 2-3 mins will protect you from everything of that nature. Also, u cannot get preg from dry sperm on your hand inserted into the vagina.thx ...Read more

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Tooth brush dish washer. Is it safe to use a tooth brush cleaned in the dishwasher?

Tooth brush dish washer. Is it safe to use a tooth brush cleaned in the dishwasher?

Nat a bad idea: Just make sure it;s thoroughly rinsed after cleaning. Best idea is to change your toothbrush if the bristles begin to fray, but no less often than every 3 months. Should also change brush if you have a cold so that you don't reinfect yourself. ...Read more

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Could dawn dish soap burn your hands?

Could dawn dish soap burn your hands?

Unlikely: but the hot water that it is in might. ...Read more

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Is palm olive ultra antibacterial dish soap hazardous if swallowed in large amounts?

Is palm olive ultra antibacterial dish soap hazardous if swallowed in large amounts?

More information: Dish soap and other topical antibacterial agents should not be ingested. Consult the label on the bottle for the manufacturer's warnings or consult your local poison control center. ...Read more

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Is hand soap effective at removing germs to wash dishes?

Is hand soap effective at removing germs to wash dishes?

Yes: Hand washing with use of a soap or detergent can be effective in removing germs. Also, alcohol based "hand sanitizers" can serve this purpose. ...Read more

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washing not mine, dried blood off object why lowrisk for blood borne pathogens with paper towel dish soap and water ? Washed hands after with soap

washing not mine, dried blood off object why lowrisk for blood borne pathogens with paper towel dish soap and water ? Washed hands after with soap

Low risk: Low risk, unless you have an open wound and blood from someone with a known blood-borne pathogen. The risk is still less than being injected with that blood. ...Read more

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Is hand washing dish detergent dangerous for children?

Is hand washing dish detergent dangerous for children?

See below: Depends on how the exposure is. If ingested, exposed to the eyes or a mucosa surface, the detergents can be harmful. If you have any concerns about a present exposure, call your local poison control center for advise. ...Read more

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Is dove unscented bar soap okay to wash hair with as well as ivory bar soap?

Is dove unscented bar soap okay to wash hair with as well as ivory bar soap?

No not a good idea: It is not a good idea as soap even dov can dry your scalp.Use a shampoo for your kind of hair oily or dry. ...Read more

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My hand was wet with some Dawn antibacterial dishwashing liquid.Touched some food.Can that food with dishwas. liquid harm my stomache&body?Poisoning?

My hand was wet with some Dawn antibacterial dishwashing liquid.Touched some food.Can that food with dishwas. liquid harm my stomache&body?Poisoning?

Unlikely: Most household cleaning agents are not dangerous if you get a small part of it in your body. Only large doses intended to be self destructive cause harm. I would not worry based on what you have said. It is likely already out of your body. ...Read more

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I use small detergent packets to wash my wash cloths in the washing machine. Is there a certain ingredient that cause acne?

I use small detergent packets to wash my wash cloths in the washing machine. Is there a certain ingredient that cause acne?

Not likely: Acne is caused by the excessive inflammatory response that your immune system mounts to get rid of a bacteria that normally lives in our skin and to which other people's immune system does not overreact. It is also influenced by hormonal changes such as the ones that occur during a female's menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Contact dermatitis from clothes washed in machine contains nickel?

Contact dermatitis from clothes washed in machine contains nickel?

Contact dermatitis: I think your question is if clothes washed in a laundry machine could be contaminated with nickel? If this is your question then no, it is unlikely that machine would seep nickel into clothes. Try changing to fragrant-free, dye-free detergent to see if this helps. See an allergist to exam rash and provide further treatment and evaluation. Patch testing helpful to determine sensitivities. ...Read more

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How to wash hep c blood stained clothes in the laundry. Is washing in warm water and regular detergent good enough?

How to wash hep c blood stained clothes in the laundry. Is washing in warm water and regular detergent good enough?

Bleach: Hepatitis c in blood can be contagious even if the blood is dry. Only way i know is cleaning with a bleach solution (1 part bleach to 10 parts water). ...Read more

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Sliced finger open with scissors. Washed it with soap & water & sprayed some dettol antiseptic wash & covered with plaster. Can it still get infected?

Sliced finger open with scissors. Washed it with soap & water & sprayed some dettol antiseptic wash & covered with plaster. Can it still get infected?

Yes: It can still get infected from bacteria on the scissors or on your skin surface. You did all the right things so you have done everything you could to prevent infection. Keep your eye on the wound and if it becomes red, swollen, painful, hot see your md. ...Read more

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Does hand sanitizer with 70% ethyl alcohol kill bacteria in a wound?

Does hand sanitizer with 70% ethyl alcohol kill bacteria in a wound?

Not indicated use: Hand sanitizer is for intact skin. Putting it on a wound (not intact skin) would burn and sting. Better choice wound be to wash wound with mild soap and water, pat dry, hair dryer the wound and cover with dry gauze. Ok to check with your doc or wound clinic. ...Read more

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I accidentally ate dish soap is this bad?

I would try to avoid: but I would think that most dish detergents would not be toxic since small amounts may be left on dishes that aren't thoroughly rinsed. ...Read more

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If I donĀ“t clean my dishes properly with dish soap...Consuming dish soap can be dangerous for my health?

Nope: Your body is amazingly tough. There are some bogus websites that want to scare you about the alleged dangers of artificial detergents, but this stuff is made up. We're much healthier thanks to eating off clean dishes. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What to do if your child drink dish soap?

What to do if your child drink dish soap?

Call Poison Control: Call 1-800-222-1222. That is the number for poison control. You should call them for information on overdosages of substances or medications for exact answers. ...Read more

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What is the safest and best dish soap for cleaning baby bottles?

What is the safest and best dish soap for cleaning baby bottles?

Any soap is good: Recently there was a study to compare antibacterial soaps to regular soaps for getting rid of bacteria and no difference was found between the two so i will say based on that any soap is good enough if used properly the bottles can be cleaned in dishwasher and should be placed on upper level. ...Read more

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To clarify my previous question I Made soup not sure if I rinsed off all the liquid dish soap, Storebrand,on mixer do I need to worry?

To clarify my previous question I Made soup not sure if I rinsed off all the liquid  dish soap, Storebrand,on mixer do I need to worry?

Not harmful: Traces of dishwashing soap are on our dishes, glassware, and dinnerware. It is not harmful to us. That being said, humans put too much junk into our Earth's water supply. Thus, we should use as little soap as possible, and try to use environmentally "friendlier" soaps. ...Read more

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May have gotten a little bit of dish soap in my soup should I throw it out or will be OK not sure that I rinsed the spoon enough used for stirring?

A speck or a lot?: If thyis is a matter of a tiny amount of soap on a spoon I would not worry; however, if a significant amount of liquid or powdered soap drips or granules, fell into the soup-dump it1 ...Read more

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What do I do if my daughter drank dish soap?

What do I do if my daughter drank dish soap?

Nothing special: At most i would expect an upset stomach & and some loose stools over time but these products are more an irritant than a threat. For future reference you can call the poison control hotline at 1-800-222-1222 or go online to www.Poisoncontrol.Org. ...Read more

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What kind of "dish soap" is good for eczema?

What kind of "dish soap" is good for eczema?

Unscented: Unfortunately no dish soap is "good" for eczema but there are soaps that make fragrant-free preparations that will not be as aggressive on your skin. The best way to do dishes with bad eczema is to wear protective rubber gloves to avoid contact with harsh soaps and hot water. Or better yet have someone else in the house do the dishes instead! Doctors orders... ...Read more

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Could dawn dish soap burn your hands?

Unlikely: but the hot water that it is in might. ...Read more

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Im really scared i accidently drank a little bit of dish soap in my cup of water Im afraid that its gonna hurt me my mom says im ok ? Answer ?

Im really scared i accidently drank a little bit of dish soap in my cup of water Im afraid that its gonna hurt me my mom says im ok ? Answer ?

Should be fine.: I agree with Mom. Drink some more water just to dilute it a bit in the stomach, but if it was just a little bit in the cup you should be fine. It's doubtful that amount would be toxic to your system. ...Read more

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My 8 month old sucked on a toy that had dish soap on it and swallowed some. She hasn't shown any weird symptoms of it bothering her. Should we worry?

My 8 month old sucked on a toy that had dish soap on it and swallowed some. She hasn't shown any weird symptoms of it bothering her. Should we worry?

No, dish soap is ok,: But the powder or pellets for the dishwasher are more caustic and can cause some mouth and esophageal irritation. ...Read more

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The irritant was antibacterial dish soap. The inside of my vagina got very crusty with hard folds and swelled near the opening. I had never felt that before so I was just very worried. Is there a non-ointment option for treating swelling so it may go away

The irritant was antibacterial dish soap. The inside of my vagina got very crusty with hard folds and swelled near the opening. I had never felt that before so I was just very worried. Is there a non-ointment option for treating swelling so it may go away

Let your body heal: Your easiest course would be to let your body heal itself. Unless you have symptoms like itching or bleeding form the lesion, your body will heal itself without intervention. If it is not getting better in a week, then you should see a doctor for examination of the lesion. ...Read more

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Can dish soap cause damage in your eye that would take a long time to heal?

Can dish soap cause damage in your eye that would take a long time to heal?

Absolutely: I injuries from dish soap can be very dangerous. Many dish soaps ar alkaline(opposite of acid) and can cause severe and permanent damage to the eye. It is important to get it addressed immediately and wash out with exposure and then follow-up with an opthomolgist. ...Read more

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Foam like bubbles around stool, reminds me of how dish soap looks after the dish soap has set for a while, cause for concern?

Foam like bubbles around stool, reminds me of how dish soap looks after the dish soap has set for a while, cause for concern?

Mucus: Probably mucus. If you do not have any symptoms, then i would not be too concerned. However, if you have changes in bowel habits and feel poorly, you could have colitis. Have it checked if symptoms. ...Read more

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Is palm olive ultra antibacterial dish soap hazardous if swallowed in large amounts?

More information: Dish soap and other topical antibacterial agents should not be ingested. Consult the label on the bottle for the manufacturer's warnings or consult your local poison control center. ...Read more

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How to wash prescription eyewear lenses? Is using water and dish soap bad for lenses with blue light block coating? and how to dry them?

Soap and water ok: Soap and water are ok but many prefer a hypercloth available on line in most stores. These pick up oils and do not scratch, and they dry as they clean. ...Read more

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Can water destroy hep c on an object if i were to wash dried blood off an object with water if i scrub with dish soap and paper towel without gloves

Can water destroy hep c on an object  if i were to wash dried blood off an object with water if i scrub with dish soap and paper towel without gloves

Not reliably: it is a fairly durable virus. resists changes in pH and drying. Bleach or soap is reliable; alcohol is pretty good. Does not take much virus to be infectious. ...Read more