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Is vaseline a triple antibiotic ointment and can it be used to clean wounds?

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Dr. David Hardin
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In brief: NO and NO

Vaseline petrolium jelly is just that and contains no antibiotics.
It is not a cleaning agent either. Tao (triple antibiotic ointment) is three antibiotics, neomycin, polymyxin b, and Bacitracin in a petrolium jelly like base.

In brief: NO and NO

Vaseline petrolium jelly is just that and contains no antibiotics.
It is not a cleaning agent either. Tao (triple antibiotic ointment) is three antibiotics, neomycin, polymyxin b, and Bacitracin in a petrolium jelly like base.
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