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Can i put neosporin on an incision? Every time i cough sneeze get up or down it feels like it is ripping apart there are stiches n steristrip covering

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Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology

In brief: Neosporin no

I would not use neosporin on the wound since many people are allergic to it.
Did your doctor tell you to put anything on the wound? I would ask your doctor. When you cough or sneeze hold your hand against the wound and then it will hurt less.

In brief: Neosporin no

I would not use neosporin on the wound since many people are allergic to it.
Did your doctor tell you to put anything on the wound? I would ask your doctor. When you cough or sneeze hold your hand against the wound and then it will hurt less.
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