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Doctor insights on: Hydrogen Peroxide For Herpes Treatment

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Is hydrogen peroxide herpes treatment safe?

Is hydrogen peroxide herpes treatment safe?

Herpes simplex: Hydrogen peroxide is probably reasonably safe to use but is not likely to make a significant difference in outcome. ...Read more

Herpes (Definition)

There are different types of herpes infections; herpes simplex infection of mouth (gingivostomatitis) and lips (labialis) are the most common. Others include genital herpes, and herpes zoster. Herpes infection could very mild to very dangerous depending on the type and location of the body affected. I ...Read more


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Does 35% hydrogen peroxide cure genital herpes?

Does 35% hydrogen peroxide cure genital herpes?

No: Herpes is a virus. Hydrogen peroxide is not an agent that can successfully kill that virus. See a provider for help. We have many good medications now to treat herpes. You do not have to suffer! ...Read more

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Can hydrogen peroxide help in the treatment of cancer?

Can hydrogen peroxide help in the treatment of cancer?

Very little data...: Taking a quick look at the medical literature, I found a couple of studies performed in japan where the authors injected unresectable tumors with hydrogen peroxide and then irradiated them, with the idea that the hydrogen peroxide would make the tumor more sensitive to radiation therapy. They demonstrated safety of the technique, but whether it helped or not was unclear. ...Read more

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Is hydrogen peroxide an alternative for cancer treatment?

Is hydrogen peroxide an alternative for cancer treatment?

No: This is a vicious scam. Despite all the pretty "natural healing" and dark "conspiracy" talk, it's worthless. Neglect mainstream treatment and you'll pay for your mistake with your life. Use this as a supplement and you've paid your good money to a charlatan. If you're promised a cure and it failed, the charlatan will blame you. ("You ate GMO food.") Be savvy. ...Read more

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Please describe a good method of hydrogen peroxide treatment in eliminating candida?

Please describe a good method of hydrogen peroxide treatment in eliminating candida?

None.: Hydrogen peroxide does not eliminate candida. Use an antifungal and decrease your sugar intake. ...Read more

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Is hydrogen peroxide a good treatment for facial acne?

Is hydrogen peroxide a good treatment for facial acne?

No: Get something that actually works -- a cheap rx. I start folks on topical clindamycin, with a retinoic acid derivative if there are lots of blackheads, benzoyl peroxide if not. The cost should be almost nothing. More extensive disease is usually manageable by oral antibiotics, and dermatologists have the big guns. This is the 21st century and nobody needs unwanted acne. ...Read more

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One you mix baking soda, hydrogen peroxide toothpaste and water together, would it be a good whitening treatment?

No: Not a good idea to try to be your own chemist. Wrong concentrations can be harmful. Best whitening either in-office or via gels provided by your dentist applied via custom made trays. Short of that try crest white strips. Be sure to follow package instructions exactly. ...Read more

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Would hydrogen peroxide kill herpes simplex 1?

Would hydrogen peroxide kill herpes simplex 1?

No, it will not: Antiviral medications can help to control herpes outbreaks. Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Laser treatments are also used to treat cold sores. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use hydrogen peroxide for gingivitis treatment?

Is it safe to use hydrogen peroxide for gingivitis treatment?

Yes but unecessary: Hydrogen peroxide treatment was made popular by paul keyes in the 1980's in treatment of gum disease. It is only effective in gingivitis but not periodontitis, as proven by the american academy of periodontology. However, with good oral hygiene of brushing and flossing and a regular periodic cleaning at your dentist/hygienist, gingivitis should be easily controlled. ...Read more

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Does hydrogen peroxide kill herpes virus on toothbrush?

Does hydrogen peroxide kill herpes virus on toothbrush?

Probably not very: Well. Better to throw the toothbrush away after you disinfect it to protect others, who may want to use it after you've throw it away. Need something stronger than that. Get a new toothbrush for peace of mind. You can afford it. In fact, you can't afford not to! ...Read more

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Nose still split and sore. Treated with hydrogen peroxide and vacate in which cleared it up for only a few days. That treatment won't work any more.

Nose still split and sore. Treated with hydrogen peroxide and vacate in which cleared it up for only a few days. That treatment won't work any more.

Vestibulitis: It depends where your nose is sore, but if it is around the nostrils, you can get a low grade infection in the nostril entrance which causes redness, pain, splitting of the nasal skin, crusting and it can be stubborn. It often requires a topical antibiotic and sometimes oral antibiotic. The hydrogen peroxide may be too irritating and drying. Should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Should hydrogen peroxide or isopropyl alcohol destroy herpes simplex 1?

No: Once you have the virus, it lives in your nerves. Some people rarely or never have outbreaks of sores but nothing at present can destroy it. There are prescription meds your dentist or md can give to reduce frequency of outbreaks & reduce the time the outbreaks last, however. ...Read more

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Is hydrogen peroxide a good treatment for an outer ear infection?

Is hydrogen peroxide a good treatment for an outer ear infection?

No: Peroxide has very limited use in treating anything with the ear. Occasionally it can help soften rock hard wax prior to removing it. It will not treat infections. See your ENT or pcp for an ear infection. ...Read more

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How can I start oxygen therapy with hydrogen peroxide now?

How can I start oxygen therapy with hydrogen peroxide now?

Huh?: Oxygen is the air that we breath. Hydrogen peroxide the is that strong base or liquid used to clean wounds. ...Read more

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Can there be differences between hydrogen peroxide therapy and oxygen therapy?

Can there be differences between hydrogen peroxide therapy and oxygen therapy?

Like Grand Canyon: Oxygen therapy is simply providing oxygen to a person who needs it due to oxygen need as during asthma, or COPD exacerbation or anyone who has low oxygen. Hydrogen peroxide is that liquid you use to clean wound and bubbles white stuff on the wound. ...Read more

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Does hydrogen peroxide and ozone therapy helps in curing cancer?

Does hydrogen peroxide and ozone therapy helps in curing cancer?

May help: It is well known that tumors grow by a process of glycolysis wherein anaerobic metabolism controls proliferation of the cells (Warburg). Drugs decreasing blood supply to growing tumors essentially do not damage the cell. To accomplish that a patient is treated in a hyperbaric chamber where increase in O2 can destroy tumor. The same holds true for use of ozone therapy or hydrogen peroxide. ...Read more

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I have had a quaddrouple heart bybass and 6 stents in my legs over the last 8 years!! would hydrogen peroxide I.V. THERAPY help me?????

I have had a quaddrouple heart bybass and 6 stents in my legs over the last 8 years!! would hydrogen peroxide I.V. THERAPY help me?????

H2O2HydrogenPeroxide: Yikes. Could kill you in any meaningful concentration. Stents are usually in the heart blood vessels and leg scars are from blood vessels taken to for bypasses. Stay with docs approved by your medical society. You have survived a serious problem; do not succumb to quacks. Hyperbaric O2 is a legitimate therapy but not for cardiac problems. Leg stents control thromboses. H2O2 is no help here. ...Read more

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Why is unscientific quackery allowed here, saying the past medical cure, hydrogen peroxide, can not cure cancers. More how to use it than it can not.?

Why is unscientific quackery allowed here, saying the past medical cure, hydrogen peroxide, can not cure cancers. More how to use it than it can not.?

H2O2: Peroxide is useful for changing the color of your hair. Not much else. There are no benefits for any cancer or any other medical condition. Some people [Dunning-Kruger effect] prefer to live in a fantasy world instead of the real world of empiric science. ...Read more

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Does intake of 35% food grade hydrogen peroxide help cure diseases.

Does intake of 35% food grade hydrogen peroxide help cure diseases.

No: This is a pop claim that hydrogen peroxide to cure things. At this point, all except oral hygiene are best considered non-evidence-based. The internet is full of crazy claims, and cancer and arthritis make people desperate. But if someone posing as a health care practitioner told you to drink hydrogen peroxide, phone your local district attorney. ...Read more

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Does gargling with hydrogen peroxide to cure laryngitis work?

Does gargling with hydrogen peroxide to cure laryngitis work?

No it does not: I know it is recommended by some and used for the others, but there is no evidence that it will cure laryngitis, whatever the cause. ...Read more

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Was told a couple drops of 3% hydrogen peroxide will cure a cold, is this true?

No: This will not work. The only way to get rid of a cold is let your body get rid of the virus that causes it. Medications treat only your body's response to the virus. ...Read more

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I started taking hydrogen peroxide 35% food grade with the 10 minute cure is this bad for your body?

I started taking hydrogen peroxide 35% food grade with the 10 minute cure is this bad for your body?

Hydrogen Peroxide: According to pure health systems, when used internally to treat digestive disorders or other illnesses, hydrogen peroxide creates additional free radicals in the body. Free radicals typically are washed through the body in the lymph system, but when given in large doses they can cause additional ailments and premature aging. ...Read more

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Vaginal thrush= I know doucheing is a big no no but u heard a hydrogen peroxide douche will cure thrush?

Vaginal thrush= I know doucheing is a big no no but u heard a hydrogen peroxide douche will cure thrush?

Douching with H2O2: I would strongly recommend against experiments with h2o2. The reports you are reading are not substantiated and may represent personal experiences of certain individuals for the problems that are not clinically confirmed often. I would rather use more conventional anti-yeast treatments such as Diflucan (fluconazole) or vaginal cream that are proven to work. ...Read more

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Thoughts? Could putting hydrogen peroxide on my canker sore help cure it?

Thoughts? Could putting hydrogen peroxide on my canker sore help cure it?

Maybe: It can help reduce the discomfort and maybe hasten healing. Canker sores usually last about 2 weeks by themselves. ...Read more