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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.

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.

Would no that's good: How do you even know if you have ringworm. I would recommend you see a dermatologist who can prescribe a cream which is eeither over the counter or prescription. ...Read more

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Oral Thrush (Definition)

Oral thrush or oral candidiasis is a yeast infection of the mouth. White plaques are present on the inner side of cheeks of the mouth. The tongue may also have a white coat. Treatment is by antifungal liquid, tablets or troches. Thrush can occur when the normal flora of the mouth is disturbed such as during antibiotics, oral ...Read more


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What is the best home remedy for swimmers ear? I'm traveling- olive oil? Half white vinegar half rubbing alcohol? Other?

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

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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?

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

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I have a bad case of viral conjunctivitis. Have seen an ophthalmologist. Any effective home remedy? Apple cider vinegar, lemon juice, honey, anything?

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

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When do babies outgrow thrush, baby 17 weeks on nystatin since 2 months, and she still has some thrush. Been using vinegar solution?

When do babies outgrow thrush, baby 17 weeks on nystatin since 2 months, and she still has some thrush. Been using vinegar solution?

Should have resolved: If Nystatin oral suspension was given at appropriate dose (1-2 ml four times daily) then must consider:
1. Incorrect diagnosis
2. Re infection from someone else
3. Underlying health problem eg immunity
problems
if not already done, child should be re evaluated by her pediatrician and or dermatologist. ...Read more

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Ok can some one look at the pic I took of my mouth and tell me if it is thrush. I raised my mouth out with apple cider vinegar?

Ok can some one look at the pic I took of my mouth and tell me if it is thrush. I raised my mouth out with apple cider vinegar?

See a doctor: No images were downloaded or made available with this question. Public answers on healthtap are not intended for individual diagnoses. ...Read more

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What can you do to use vinegar in the treatment of arthritis?

What can you do to use vinegar in the treatment of arthritis?

I don't!: When I moved to knoxville, "joggin in a jug, " was a popular commercial extoling the benefits of unfiltered vinegar. While I believe it is healthy, no scientific studies show arthritis benefits! ...Read more

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What can vinegar be used to remedy?

What can vinegar be used to remedy?

Vinegar: Possible cholesterol/triglycerides elevations, blood sugar control, increasing satiety in obese people, anti microbial, & for warts. ...Read more

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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.

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

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Is there any harm in trying white vinegar as a yeast infection treatment?

Is there any harm in trying white vinegar as a yeast infection treatment?

Yes: Vinegar is acetic acid. This will changed the environment in your vagina this could prone you on causing different vaginal issues. Let your gyn do a KOH prep to make sure you have a yeast infection. ...Read more

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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

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Is Organic apple cider vinegar for acid reflux a good natural treatment?

Is Organic apple cider vinegar for acid reflux a good natural treatment?

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

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I have an apple cider vinegar burn on the groin area, I just need to know what the treatment for that is?

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

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I am using Apple cider vinegar and onions juice 20 minutes on face every day This is best for pigmentation treatment?

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

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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.

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

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Can I take apple cider vinegar as a cold remedy when I take metropolol 50 mg and levoxyl (thyroxine) 75mcg?

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

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Will a vinegar, olive oil and tea tree oil treatment work on lice?

Will a vinegar, olive oil and tea tree oil treatment work on lice?

Yes: Olive oil or any oil will basically chock the lice. But you still need to remove the nets with soft comb. ...Read more

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Tue. I had sex, wed. I took my bcp 3 hours late, yesterday I used apple cider vinegar as a BV treatment and today I woke up bleeding. What's going on?

Tue. I had sex, wed. I took my bcp 3 hours late, yesterday I used apple cider vinegar as a BV treatment and today I woke up bleeding. What's going on?

Many possibilities: But the most likely are simply breakthrough bleeding or irritation/trauma from your vinegar treatment. I would not normally expect a 3 hour delay with your pill would matter, but it's possible. The vinegar is not a good idea. Using douches is not a good idea. They tend to disrupt your natural defenses and create more problems than they solve. There are specific BV treatments. Get checked. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar an effective treatment for genital warts?

Is apple cider vinegar an effective treatment for genital warts?

Unlikely: Most warts do heal on their own. However, if the lesions persist more than three months, see your doctor.
Get HPV vaccine.
Consult this site for more information on this topic:
https://www. Plannedparenthood. Org/learn/stds-hiv-safer-sex/genital-warts ...Read more

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Is it okay to apple cider vinegar as natural Remedy for razor bumps? I use razor to shave my head

Is it okay to apple cider vinegar as natural Remedy for razor bumps? I use razor to shave my head

RAZOR BUMP REMEDY: THERE IS NO NATURAL REMEDY FOR RAZOR BUMPS.
IF IT IS BOTHERING YOU, PLEASE SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. ...Read more

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Would adding a couple of drops of vinegar to ketoconazole cream be helpful in treatment of yeast infection on penis? Is vinegar harmful to skin

Would adding a couple of drops of vinegar to ketoconazole cream be helpful in treatment of yeast infection on penis? Is vinegar harmful to skin

Not helpful: The Ketoconazole Cream should be effective without vinegar. Acetic acid solutions can be used to unmask hpv induced skin changes prior to treatment, but should not be considered a skin treatment per se. ...Read more

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How to treat a sunburn with home remedies like vinegar?

How to treat a sunburn with home remedies like vinegar?

Not vinegar.: Vinegar will make you smell like a salad, but won't do much of anything for your sunburn. Apply cool washcloths and take Ibuprofen to decrease the pain and inflammation. And please learn the lesson that mr. Sun is trying to teach you; enjoy his warmth and light, but respect his power. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good for any home remedies?

Is apple cider vinegar good for any home remedies?

Good for many things: Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular folk remedies, in fact entire books have been written about it. It's many uses include treating heartburn, many infections (like sinus, ear & yeast infections), acne & other skin conditions.It may help treat diabetes, hypertension & high cholesterol.Research is limited but does support many uses. It is safe and inexpensive. See comments for more info:. ...Read more

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Is it safe to remove a mole by home remedies including garlic caster oil vinegar and baking powder? Please answer.

Is it safe to remove a mole by home remedies including garlic caster oil vinegar and baking powder? Please answer.

It's your choice: If it's a melanoma -- and you're old enough -- it'll be back and you'll pay with your life. If it's a particylarly nasty-looking one, why not have it removed safely and reliably? If it's not, why not leave it alone? ...Read more

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Can apple cider vinegar or other home remedies help lighten or remove small unwanted moles?

Can apple cider vinegar or other home remedies help lighten or remove small unwanted moles?

Yes it's possible: Seek medical consultation for these warnings signs: sudden increase in size, change in color or pigmentation, asymmetric border etc. God bless u! http://www. Herballegacy. Com/warts_;_moles. Html. Http://m.wikihow. Com/remove-moles-without-surgery. Http://www. Skincancer. Org/skin-cancer-information/melanoma/melanoma-warning-signs-and-images. ...Read more

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Vaginal odor smell diabetic & I look on line for some home remedies one read to use a tampon with vinegar & water but it cause dryness help please..

Vaginal odor smell diabetic & I look on line for some home remedies one read to use a tampon with vinegar & water but it cause dryness help please..

Vaginal odor may: Indicate yeast overgrowth ("infection") or bacterial vaginosis. See gyn/fp for exam, culture, & treatment. Diabetics (especially if sugars not well controlled) may be more prone to yeast due to increased food for the yeast. Chlamydia or other std also a possibility & reason to be checked. ...Read more

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Home Remedies For Lice? Mouthwash And Vinegar? Straightening Hair? I Have Long Hair.

None of the above: OTC pediculicides do not kill eggs & must be repeated in 9 days. You may need 2 bottles each time for long hair. You must use the same product each time on hair that has not been shampooed & will not be shampooed for at least 2 days. Again, you & your mom need to read www. Cdc. Gov/parasites/lice/head/treatment. Html. And again, see your doctor tomorrow for prescription medications. Go to bed now. ...Read more

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Is there a good home remedy to treat oral thrush?

Is there a good home remedy to treat oral thrush?

Antifungals: Thrush is treated with antifungal topical treatments such as nystatin (mycostatin) liquid suspension swish and swallow or Clotrimazole troches dissolve in mouth. If this fails oral systemic treatment with fluconazole (diflucan) 100-200mg./day will usually be curative. Disease in aids patients can be more refractory. Home remedies will not cure thrush. ...Read more

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Is there a home remedy I can make or use for thrush?

Is there a home remedy I can make or use for thrush?

Thrush: Thrush is otherwise called trench mouth or oral candidiasis. One old remedy is painting the white spots in a mouth with gentian violet dye once a day until the spots disappear. I don't know if the dye is still sold but if you find it only paint the mouth. Do not swallow it. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy to cure oral thrush for an adult woman?

What is a home remedy to cure oral thrush for an adult woman?

Baking powder+water: Gargle with alkaline solution such as 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder in 1/2 cup water several times a day. ...Read more

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Candidiasis (Definition)

Candidiasis is an infection caused by a specific group of fungi or yeast that usually occur in warm, moist parts of the body. Common symptoms include ...Read more


Thrush (Definition)

A yeast infection of the mucus membrane lining ...Read more