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Does eucalyptus oil spray in a steam room kill cold and flu viruses? If so, what else does eucalyptus spray kill?

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Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
Obstetrics & Gynecology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Other natural remedy

Tea tree oil and oil of neem have been shown to have powerful antimicrobial effets- some trials have demonstrated tto efficacy against mrsa!

In brief: Other natural remedy

Tea tree oil and oil of neem have been shown to have powerful antimicrobial effets- some trials have demonstrated tto efficacy against mrsa!
Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
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Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Increase blood Flow

This is a chemical that increases blood flow to the mucous membranes that line the sinus cavities acting as a mild irritant.
This then allows better flow though and relieving congestion. Similar to irrigation with saline or salt water.

In brief: Increase blood Flow

This is a chemical that increases blood flow to the mucous membranes that line the sinus cavities acting as a mild irritant.
This then allows better flow though and relieving congestion. Similar to irrigation with saline or salt water.
Dr. John Hanna
Dr. John Hanna
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Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

As far as i know, the eucalyptus oil doesn't kill viruses or bacteria.
But it improves the breathing by opening the airway and decresing the amount of secretions on your lungs. Anyone else knows differently?

In brief: No

As far as i know, the eucalyptus oil doesn't kill viruses or bacteria.
But it improves the breathing by opening the airway and decresing the amount of secretions on your lungs. Anyone else knows differently?
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
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