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1342a How to use nose cream and hair and body wash (MRSA) pmd

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					Clothes and bedding
•     Each night put on fresh clean nightclothes that have not been
      shared by anyone else
•     Change bedding each day for the five days you are using the
      cream and wash




                                                                                                                                                                      How to use
                                                                                                                                              nose cream and hair and body wash




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Nose cream, body and hair wash                                          6. Dry yourself with a clean fresh towel that has not been used by
                                                                           anyone else
These instructions are for those patients who have been prescribed an   7. If you want to you use your own body lotion or cream afterwards you
antiseptic nose cream, body and hair wash. The cream and wash will         can, as long as it has not already been opened.
help reduce the chance of you getting an infection.

Please read the instructions below before you start using the
nose cream, body and hair wash.                                         How to use the hair wash
                                                                        Use the hair wash liquid once on the first day, third day and fifth day:
How to use the nose cream
Use the nose cream for 5 days - on a morning, afternoon and before      1. Wet your hair.
you go to bed:                                                          2. Put the wash liquid straight on to your hair or your hand.
1. Wash your hands.                                                     3. Wash hair well for about 3 minutes.
2. Using a cotton bud or your fingertip put a small amount of cream
                                                                        4. Rinse hair well.
   inside of both sides of the nose.
                                                                        5. If you want to use your own shampoo and conditioner afterwards
3. Close your nose by pressing both sides together and then let go.
                                                                           you can.
   Do this over and over again for about 1 minute. Be careful not to
   touch your eyes.                                                     6. Dry your hair with a clean fresh towel, that has not been shared by
4. Wash your hands straight away to get rid of any cream that may be       anyone else.
   left on them.

How to use the body wash
Use the body wash liquid once a day for 5
days:
1. Wet your body all over.
2. Put the body wash straight onto a
   fresh clean wash cloth that has not
                                                         Armpits
   been shared by anyone else.
3. Wash you body all over, washing                       Belly button
   well in the parts of your body
   shown in the picture.                                   Groin
4. Keep washing for about 3 minutes.
5. Rinse off well.                                         Bottom

				
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