Acetic acid

What is Acetic acid?

A product of the oxidation of ethanol and of the destructive distillation of wood; used locally as a counterirritant and occasionally internally, and also as a reagent; contained in vinegars.

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Hello, I was prescribed Acetic Acid 2 percent. I have a hole in my ear with hard impacted wax. In doing research they state not to use Acetic Acid...

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Welcome in H.C.M.

In reference to your query I would like to suggest you for using wax softener ear drop containing- sodium bicarbonate +...

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I had itching in my right ear for about one week,I wear hearing aids & consulted my Audiologist who told me I had a fungal infection & to see my...

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Thanks for contacting HCM
If you have the fungal infection in the ear, acetic acid(vinegar ) is the better option but before using this it is...

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