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Home Remedies For Hives Vinegar
Is it ok for me to treat my ringworm with salt and vinegar. It became less red and what other home remedy may I use? Thank you in advance.
Vinegar for dandruff: You may jeopardize some personal relationships.Get a more detailed answer ›
If it says for me to use vinegar for a home remedy for a yeast infection, would it be ok to use apple cider vinegar?
Probably yes,: But better take a medication.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the best home remedy for swimmers ear? I'm traveling- olive oil? Half white vinegar half rubbing alcohol? Other?
Alcohol and vinegar: Alcohol and vinegar in equal parts is the classic recipe from lakeside summer camps. The alcohol disinfects the ear, displaces the water, and evaporates quickly at body temperature. The vinegar restores the normal acidic pH of the skin and prevent fungal growth. Do not use any over the counter drops if you may have a perforated eardrum or a tube in the ear. ...Read more
Staph infection on arm elbow has swollen slightly I need a home remedy girlfriend terrified of doctors no vinegar or tea tree oil at home?
Danger: Staph can be a very dangerous problem to ignore. It also can be diagnosed by eyesight. So going to the doctor to get the right treatment prescription should be easy for your girlfriend. She needs the right antibiotics. ...Read more
I have a bad case of viral conjunctivitis. Have seen an ophthalmologist. Any effective home remedy? Apple cider vinegar, lemon juice, honey, anything?
Eye wash?: The viral infection will run its course. Saline eye drops or eyewash may provide some soothing effect but will not change the course. Don't try any of the stuff in your eyes or they will get even more irritated. ...Read more
Could you explain when using vinegar as a remedy for rashes and such things, is it possible to use too much?
Information: Yes. Vinegar is an acid. Too much can cause skin breakdown. ...Read more
I saw a treatment that by applying apple vinegar it could help my skin so I did it but I burned my skin and it feels normal but its still red help.
Acetic Acid reaction:
Vinegar contains about 5% acetic acid which can cause irritation and even skin burns depending on how concentrated the solution is. You may be having a mild chemical burn or a reaction to another component of the vinegar.
If the skin is not peeling and there is no pain, itching or swelling will likely resolve on its own. If it persists or gets worse I'd recommend calling your doctor ...Read more
What's to be expected? Might this old time vinegar soak remedy take the swelling from my sprained wrist?
No: If the swelling is fairly recent, use ice. ...Read more
I have a yeat infection which I used the mobistar 3 day treatment and have lingering symptom will raw apple cider vinegar work?
Yeast: Perhaps the diagnosis was incorrect, you had more than one infection at the same time, the medication you used was ineffective, or some other factor. Apple cider vinegar is not likely to solve this problem. Go see a doctor. ...Read more
Yes, seems to work: 19 year old male asks, Is organic apple cider vinegar for acid reflux a good natural treatment? Many would say yes cos it contains acetic acid, a weaker acid than Hydrochloric acid HCL normally produced by stomach. It tends to buffer or make the stomach less acidic (antacid) but still strong enough for digestion. Said to be best as 2 or 3 teaspoon-fulls in in 8 oz of water before meals. ...Read more
I have an apple cider vinegar burn on the groin area, I just need to know what the treatment for that is?
Aloe, calendula: A burn like this should heal fairly quickly even without treatment, as long as it does not get infected. I advise applying aloe vera gel and/or calendula lotion or oil 2-3 times a day to help speed the healing process. Taking a good multivitamin and Vitamin C 1000 mg 3-4 times a day should also speed the healing a bit. ...Read more
I am using Apple cider vinegar and onions juice 20 minutes on face every day This is best for pigmentation treatment?
Skin pigmentation: Facial skin pigmentation may be caused by many things. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that may cause this. Sun avoidance & protection is critical to any treatment regimen. Unfortunately, treatment with apple cider vinegar and onions has not been shown to be effective. An examination & evaluation by a medical provider would be helpful in accurate diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more
How can I stop bleeding that's caused by irritation due to an apple cider vinegar BV treatment? I need it to stop very soon, kind of today.
Stop use of irritant: If you know the bleeding is from an irritant- stop the irritant. Never use it again. Flush the irritated area with plenty of tap water, colder is better (to help constrict the small bleeding vessels and produce clots.). ...Read more
Can I take apple cider vinegar as a cold remedy when I take metropolol 50 mg and levoxyl (thyroxine) 75mcg?
Yes, but why?: Yes you can, but why would you? There is no proven clinical effectiveness to apple cider vinegar as a cold remedy. ...Read more