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American Chemical Society: “A safe and effective way to whiten teeth.”
American Dental Association: “Tooth Whitening/Bleaching: Treatment Considerations for Dentists and Their Patients.”
Annals of Burns and Fire Disasters: “Hair bleaching and skin burning.”
CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians: “Questionable methods of cancer management: hydrogen peroxide and other 'hyperoxygenation' therapies.”
CDC: “Medical Management Guidelines for Hydrogen Peroxide,” “Outbreak Control Measures: Intensified Cryptosporidiosis (Crypto) Control Measures for the Child Care Setting,” “Guideline for Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities (2008).”
ChemicalSafefyFacts.org: “Hydrogen Peroxide.”
Cleveland Clinic: “Handling Injuries: From Small Cuts to Serious Wounds.”
Consumer Reports: “Avoid hydrogen peroxide for treating cuts.”
Journal of American Academy of Dermatology: “Safety and efficacy of hydrogen peroxide topical solution, 40% (w/w), in patients with seborrheic keratoses: Results from 2 identical, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 studies (A-101-SEBK-301/302).”
Indiana State Department of Health: “Inflamed Or Irritated Gum Tissue.”
Mayo Clinic: “Mayo Clinic Q and A: Many safe choices available to help whiten teeth,” “Canker Sore,” “Earwax blockage,” “Cuts and scrapes: First aid.”
Medical Principles and Practice: “Hydrogen Peroxide: A Potential Wound Therapeutic Target?”
Medscape: “Efficacy and Safety of Stabilised Hydrogen Peroxide Cream (Crystacide) in Mild-to-Moderate Acne Vulgaris: A Randomised, Controlled Trial Versus Benzoyl Peroxide Gel.”
The Journal of Clinical Aesthetic Dermatology: “Results of a Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Trial of a Hydrogen Peroxide-based Kit versus a Benzoyl Peroxide-based Kit in Mild-to-moderate Acne.”
The Journal of Dermatology: “Significant damage of the skin and hair following hair bleaching.”
Frontiers in Microbiology: “Virucidal Activity of Fogged Chlorine Dioxide- and Hydrogen Peroxide-Based Disinfectants against Human Norovirus and Its Surrogate, Feline Calicivirus, on Hard-to-Reach Surfaces.”
Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on December 28, 2018
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