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    dog bite, does Hydrogen peroxide slow healing
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    JoyRy posted:
    Does H peroxide slow the healing process? I have a deep dog bite; dr said to use HP each time I change the wet-to-dry bandage, but I have "heard" H. peroxide slows healing.
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    Olivia_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi JoyRy!

    I wish I had an answer for you, but I can't find anything.

    It has been a while, so I hope your dog bite is healing . If you are seeing any signs of infection, please give your doctor a call.

    Take care,
    Olivia


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