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I dropped my nieces dummy in toilet at a pub! Fished it out,

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I dropped my nieces dummy in toilet at a pub! Fished it out, washed with hand soap then rinsed in warm water and gave back to baby (she's 7 months). This was 2 days ago and she's been fine but I'm worried she could pick up an underlying bug
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.
Dear customer, My suggestion would be to throw away that dummy. Don't use it any more. Vigorous washing with soap for at least a minute would have killed most of the germs. But still this is not 100% effective, and hopefully she won't develop any infection. Take care.
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