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What is the reaction between germicidal soap and alcohol to stool or feces?

What is the reaction between germicidal soap and alcohol to stool or feces?

Where are U using it: Please clarify if you are using it for housecleaning purposes, or taking it internally into your gut as an ingestant or enema? Pardon the concern, but just being sure before we advise you incorrectly. ...Read more

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Which baby wipes are he best?

Which baby wipes are he best?

Moist Paper Towels: Wet wipes out of a box can cause a distinct type of diaper rash, it looks like red "parentheses" around the anus, and there really isn't a brand that is totally safe from that. Every time in the past that a baby's treatment with creams failed, removing wet wipes helped, so now i just start by recommending cleaning with moistened paper towels. ...Read more

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Do herpes hurt when you wipe?

Do herpes hurt when you wipe?

Usually, yes: Touching herpes sores (by toilet wiping or any other reason) usually is quite painful. However, most such pain is due to things other than herpes, such as a yeast infection. And some herpes outbreaks cause no symptoms at all. If you think you might have genital herpes or were exposed, see your doctor ASAP for exam and testing. The sooner the better, for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment. ...Read more

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Why does my anus hurt when i wipe?

Why does my anus hurt when i wipe?

BM pain with wiping: Hi the first reason that comes to mind is that there is a small tear, an anal fissure, causing the pain. These small tears can be common...Especially if your bowel movements are hard or difficult. The other common problem is hemorrhoids. I would want to know if you were bleeding and how long the pain is persisting. If you are having increasing pain you need to be seen. ...Read more

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Do you know which feminine wipes should I buy?

Healthtap Doctors: are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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What if blood was on tissue when I wiped my butt?

What if blood was on tissue when I wiped my butt?

?hemorrhoid: Most common cause of blood on tissue paper is hemorrhoidal bleed. However, one can have hemorrhoids in addition to other more serious causes of rectal bleed. So one should discuss this with one's doctor. You might also want to type in "colon" or "hemorrhoid" on the "ask your doctor" box, scroll down to "see more results" and read great additional doctor's answers/comments this subject. ...Read more

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I wiped my butt and there was blood, what is this?

I wiped my butt and there was blood, what is this?

Local injury: Passing a difficult, hard or large stool may cause bleeding. There do not need to be hemorrhoids. Usually this is not dangerous. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you only bleed when you wipe?

What does it mean when you only bleed when you wipe?

You need eval: Blood from the stool or urine is never normal. Could be simple hemorrhoid issue or something more serious. Get a GI eval with a colon eval. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How do you use vagisil wipes and are they effective?

How do you use vagisil wipes and are they effective?

Feminine wipes: Many feminine wipes contain ingredients such as fragrances or preservatives that can irritate delicate tissues in the vulvar area and can cause a contact dermatitis. Best way to take care of the area is to wash with a mild, fragrance-free soap or cleansing bar, avoid using washcloths or sponges (just use hands) and use a fragrance-free dye-free detergent when washing your clothes and underwear. ...Read more

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If I shave my anus, will it be easier or harder to wipe?

If I shave my anus, will it be easier or harder to wipe?

Don't nick it!: Assuming you remove the hair without injuring that very delicate tissues, it will probably be a little easier to wipe the area clean without the hair. You might want to try laser hair removal for a more permanent result without risking cutting yourself. Moist wipes would probably work better than dry toilet paper with or without the peri anal hair. ...Read more

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What would cause me to have light pink blood when i wipe?

What would cause me to have light pink blood when i wipe?

If you are on clomid (clomiphene): Please discuss with the doc who put u on the Clomid (clomiphene) as u need close monitoring on Clomid (clomiphene) to see if it is working and to make sure u do not get hyperstimulation of the ovaries, your doc can do an exam and ultrasound to check everything. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's normal to use baby wipes to clean butt?

Please advise if it's normal to use baby wipes to clean butt?

Yes: it is normal. water is probably best since you dont expose the butt to chemicals or irritants. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use soapy water instead of wipes during changings?

Is it ok to use soapy water instead of wipes during changings?

Yes: It is in many ways better! if you use a moist wash cloth with, or without a mild unscented soap, you are avoiding exposure to harsher chemicals and perfumes in wipes. Some of these chemicals irritate the babys skin and may cause diaper rash. ...Read more

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I am bleeding firm my butt not a lot a lil only when i wipe why?

I am bleeding firm my butt not a lot a lil only when i wipe why?

Hemorrhoids: The most common reason would be hemorrhoids. However, more serious conditions can also have this warning sign. It's best to have your healthcare provider check. ...Read more

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