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Mole Fall Treating Iodine Tincture
If i put iodine on a mole, would the mole eventually fall off? I also wondered if I should surround the mole w/ vasoline to protect the skin.
Hello,how can I recover moles after laser surgery?Is it I must use alcohol or iodine?What's best option?Moles are not cancerous.
Regular hygiene: You should have received specific instructions following your surgery. Usually regular hygiene suffices. Would suggest avoiding topicals unless specifically recommended on the post surgical pamphlet. ...Read more
It's formula: From wikipedia: "usp tincture of iodine is defined in the U.S. National formulary (nf) as containing in each 100 ml, 1.8 to 2.2 grams of elemental iodine, and 2.1 to 2.6 grams of sodium iodide. Alcohol is 50 ml and the balance is purified water. This "2% free iodine" solution provides about one mg of free iodine per drop." iodine is neutral i2; iodide is a -1 charged ion (i-). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Since tincture merthiolate, iodine, or mecreocochrome is not recommended for use anymore, what is a good medication for minor cuts.
Poked by thumbtack at work, squeezed blood out&immediately applied iodine tincture bp, no rust on thumbtack, havent had tetanus shot, risk of tetanus?
A wound is a wound: Tetanus is possible when any cut on the skin is contaminated by tetanus spores that are all around, predominantly in soils. It doesn't matter what made the cut if the exposure comes after the skin is open. The rusty nail is the classic source because it is on the ground to begin with when people step on it. Even if low risk it serves as a reminder to update your protection.If >10 yrs get the shot ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been putting small drops of iodine tincture on tooth abcess until i can see the dentist. It seems to take the swelling down. Is this effective?
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