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Hand Sanitizer Kills Sperm
Can hand sanitizer kill sperm cells on my hands immediately on contact? Will it kill all of them? How fast does it kill them?
Here are some...: What you described may suggest personal anxiety to get pregnant. As to possible sperms-killing effect of sanitizer spread, I'm afraid of no specific study being done to address your Q. Nonetheless, the described scenario and what you did would give sperms almost no odd to fertilize an egg in considering the specific and fastidious requirements for sperm survival. More? Ask doc timely... ...Read more
Can hand sanitizer with 70% ethyl alcohol kill sperm cells on my hands immediately on contact? Will it kill all of them? How fast does it kill them?
Here are some...: Are you the same man asking the same Q in different imaginative ways? What is the point of answer you would like to get? Known to all of common sense, life events have never been perfect although the likelihood for sperms to survive after contacting hand sanitizer should be next to zero. Nonetheless, still do HPT in a wk after missing period & repeat it in another wk if the first is (-) & still... ...Read more
Can hand sanitizer make sperms unable to fertilize? If applied for 2minutes on my hands and inserted my fingers in my girlfriend afterwards
Ingested toxin: The hs in my office are gell forms of ethyl alcohol with a variety of additives that make them un palatable. If injested, this product could lower blood sugar in an infant but would not likely do much else. If the particular sanitizer were a form of wood alcohol (methanol) ingestion of small amounts could be deadly. Surface application of these products is benign but does dry the skin over time. ...Read more
Killing Rabies virus:
Unfortunately hand sanitizers are not effective against Rabies virus, while they may be useful in others and many bacteria.
Household bleach is more effective against Rabies virus, as it is against many other viral and bacterial agents, including staph infections. One way to make an effective solution is to mix 1/2 cup of household bleach in a gallon of water for spraying or washing with. ...Read more
As long as the product contains at least 60% alcohol it should kill most bacteria and some viruses. Hand sanitizers won't work on dirty or greasy hands. SEE http://www. Cdc. Gov/handwashing/show-me-the-science-hand-sanitizer. Html or http://www. Hopkinsmedicine. Org/innovation_quality_patient_care/areas_expertise/infections_complications/hand_hygiene/why_wipes. Html
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Is washing my hands 4 times, wiping my hands with alcohol prep pads, using fingernail polish remover under my nails&hand sanitizer enough to kill sprem?
Can hand sanitizer kill the Herpes Simplex-1 virus when applied to hands or inanimate objects that are contaminated with it. Can disinfectant sprays?
It helps. ...: While anti-bacterial hand sanitizer doesn't kill viruses, using it will help protect you from becoming infected. Alcohol based products may be especially helpful as alcohol can destabilize a viral cell membrane. Disinfectant sprays would have limited use for this purpose. Good wishes:) ...Read more
If I get sperm on my hand and then wipe it off and use hand sanitizer and then rub a girls vagina can that make her pregnant?
Can a girl get pregnant from mutual masturbation? She is on birth control. Will washing hands and using hand sanitizer rid hands of sperm?
That doesn't happen: No matter how much you use alcohol hand sanitizer, you'll still have normal bacteria all over your body and inside very body cavity. Treating the hands alone cannot have any significant effect. This is unlike taking antibiotics, which can affect normal bacteria throughout the body, but not a known problem with sanitizers. ...Read more
Hand sanitizer is mostly alcohol and remember babies tend to put their hand in their mouth, and they can also absorb the alcohol from thier skin. Alcohol irritates the delicate skin of babies.
In most instances soap and water will do just fine to clean little hands. If you must use it put it on your hands first and then apply to your babys hands.
Always read warning labels on any product you use! ...Read more
Herpes prevention: The best form of herpes prevention is to avoid contact of mucous membranes (genital tract, as well as eyes/mouth/nose) with an infected partner. Latex barriers are the standard. Docs have anti-virals too, i.e. Valtrex. There may actually be some activity of hand sanitizers directly against the virus- and microemulsions of certain alcohols and other compounds are an area of active research now. ...Read more
It: Hurts---- that's all.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: It does not (unless you swallow it, of course,). ...Read more
I used a lot of hand sanitizer on hands and then ate food without washing the hand sanitizer off will I be poisoned?
Can you contract anything (diseases, viruses, etc.) by touching someone's hand? I used hand sanitizer and washed hands shortly after contact.
Very unlikely: Shaking hands is a standard means of human greeting. It is done millions of times per day and our natural body defenses render it very unlikely that anything will be contacted that way. Hand sanitizers are useful to lower the spread of infectious illness, but most are not infected. Do not worry about this common practice of greeting your fellow human beings. ...Read more
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