Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/06/02

Q.

earbuds to clean the nose

Hi Doc
Is it safe to use earbuds for cleaning my boys nose? If not, what can i use?
Thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You can use an earbud but do not push the bud into your baby's nostrils. Just gently clean the openings of his nostrils. Moisten the tip of the earbud with a little boiled and cooled water first.

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Posted by: CB | 2009/06/04

i usually clean my child nose and ear with earbuds moisten in soet oil,is soet oil dangerous

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