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Can oral thrush effect the results of a breathalyzer?

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Posted on Mon, 18 May 2015
Question: Can oral thrush effect the results of a breathalyzer?
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Answered by Dr. Vidya KR (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
No effect

Detailed Answer:
Hi, thanks for using Healthcaremagic

I went through your query and understood your concerns.

No as such oral thrush won't interfere with breathalyser . Use of any mouth wash contains alcohol do affects breathalyser results.

Hope I answered your query. Feel free to ask further related query.

Regards

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Can oral thrush effect the results of a breathalyzer?

Brief Answer: No effect Detailed Answer: Hi, thanks for using Healthcaremagic I went through your query and understood your concerns. No as such oral thrush won't interfere with breathalyser . Use of any mouth wash contains alcohol do affects breathalyser results. Hope I answered your query. Feel free to ask further related query. Regards