Study Shows Everyday Mouthwash Can Kill Covid Germs In Saliva In 30 Seconds


Mouthwash can quickly kill Covid germs in saliva new study shows

Mouthwash can quickly kill Covid germs in saliva new study shows

Commonly-used mouthwashes are able to kill the coronavirus within 30 seconds of exposure in laboratory conditions,a new study from scientistsin the U.K. has found. The study from Cardiff University, which has not yet been peer-reviewed or published in a medical journal, suggests that some widely-available mouthwashes could help to kill the virus in saliva. However, this does not mean they would be able to treat the virus within the body, or act as a cure. The preliminary results come ahead of a clinical trial at the University Hospital of Wales that will examine how effective mouthwash is in reducing the amount of coronavirus found in the saliva of Covid-19 patients.

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