Is hydrogen peroxide better than alcohol for cuts bug bites and scrapes?

Answer Peroxide kills some of the germs, but it also destroys the edges of the wound so it prolongs healing. The best way to clean a wound is to irrigate it with sterile saline solution, pat dry and then... Read More »

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Is it ok to put hydrogen peroxide on rug burn if you have scrapes along with the friction burn?

No, don't put hydrogen peroxide on it. That will damage tissue. Wash it with liquid antibacterial soap if you have any mixed with warm water, or just plain soap and water. Dry it gently, and app... Read More »

How to Treat Your Child's Cuts and Scrapes?

Crying, bleeding, screaming... it can be a real pain for both you and your child when he or she gets a minor scrape or cut. Whether they fell off of their bike or scraped their elbow, this article ... Read More »

Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide 35?

Hydrogen peroxide 35 percent is referred to as food grade hydrogen peroxide. It contains two atoms of hydrogen and two atoms of oxygen, making a compound much like water (H2O) but with an extra oxy... Read More »

Hydrogen peroxide in My ear?

Do it Again. The wax has moved. If this doesn't work, get an ear cleaning kit at the drug store which has ear drops and a small water squirter to remove the loosened wax.