What Are The Uses Of Isopropyl alcohol?
Isopropyl alcohol (topical) is majorly used in hand sanitizers and is a disinfectant. It also prevents otitis externa also called as swimmer’s ear (inflammation of ear canal).
What Are The Side Effects Of Isopropyl alcohol?
- Isopropyl alcohol is usually safe, but if taken orally may cause poisoning.
- If isopropyl alcohol is used vigorously, it may cause itching/rash/redness of the skin.
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Isopropyl alcohol?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity towards the drug isopropyl alcohol or any other allergies.
- Large open wounds, raw skin