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Can i use dettol for vaginal cleaning ?

hi doctor i am 21 years old,5ft, a female i do pure raw liquid detol into my vaginal can it cause any harm now or later
Sat, 6 Aug 2011
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Hello,

Thanks for posting your query.

Dettol is a good antiseptic.

But it needs to be used after diluting with water.

You can go for antiseptic soaps like dettol.Vaginal hygiene is very important to prevent infections.

More precaution is necessary during menstrual cycle.

Hope I have answered your query.

Wishing you good health.

Regards,
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