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Camphor moth balls

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Dr.      Nidhi Setia MD

Hi I'm 37 weeks pregnant and I'll get cold often so inhaled camphor oil during pregnancy .It is not safe to use camphor oil during pregnancy and I have been inhaling for a month in a alternate days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nidhi Setia ( OBGYN)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Can I use it on my face, I have a rough skin View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Uma Rajah Ananth MD

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Dr.  Munish Sood MD

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

review my reports and advise if i have any std , test has been done after 4 months of exposure View answer

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Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Hi, when I was little my mother used to put camphor oil on a cotton ball and put it in my ear to relieve an earache. It worked and I was wondering if the over the counter oil would be ok to use ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

I am and have experienced for the last two years,painful gas,bloating,feeling full when I only eat a small amount,constipation and my bowel movements have a strong odor of moth balls.i have been tested ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr.  Anjana Rao Kavoor MD

Hi Doc.. recently I have developed the urge to inhhale the smell of mothballs and from there i started chewing them and spitting them out..this has been going on for about a month..I went to see my physician and she... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anjana Rao Kavoor ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Anjana Rao Kavoor MD

Every time I visit a friend I notice heavy smell of moth balls and within 10-20 minutes I feel .... Is this an effect from the moth balls? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anjana Rao Kavoor ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

at the time this event occurred. About 30 minutes before he collapsed, he had swallowed one karpoor (camphor ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Mudit Thapliyal MD

Apply coconut oil mixed with camphor powder in it.

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Possibly, due to: - fungal infection - GERD/reflux - virus - anemia Get further evaluations by your physician.

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

taking this prasad is not harmful. you can continue to take it.