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Q: Can you use alcohol instead of rubbing alcohol?
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What else can you use instead of rubbing alcohol?

nail polish remover or mouthwash!

Will rubbing alcohol remove water in a car gas tank?

Rubbing alcohol is 70% isopropyl alcohol, so you wouldn't use it since it contains some water. Use 99% isopropyl alcohol instead.

What liquid can be use instead of rubbing alcohol?

you can try peroxide instead of rubbing alcohol, it doesnt sting as much. Natural options would be tea tree oil and witch hazel. They act as an anti-fungal.

Can you use rubbing alcohol on earrings?

Yes, you can put rubbing alcohol on earrings.

How does rubbing alcohol work?

Work to do what? Rubbing alcohol doesn't "work." If you use it for something, you use it.See the Related Questions for more information about rubbing alcohol.

What is the ingredients for rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing alcohol is made from isopropyl alcohol and water. Use only as directed.

Can you use peroxide instead of rubbing alcohol when painting?

No, because peroxide is not a solvent and would not mix with paint.

Your dad age 71 gave himself an injection intramuscualrly of rubbing alcohol instead of the medicine he was supposed to use .It was 1cc into his buttocks region. Is this anything to worry about?

I can only assume you are meaning he used rubbing alcohol to wipe the skin instead of the other stuff, that is absolutely fine. If you are meaning he injected rubbing alcohol instead of his proper medication, get him to a hospital! It's not to really worry about injecting rubbing alcohol into the muscle, but make sure your father does not go near a syringe again.

What is the purpose of green rubbing alcohol?

Green rubbing alcohol has several uses. The main use of green rubbing alcohol is for the treatment of cuts, burns, and scrapes.

Does rubbing alcohol dry your skin?

Rubbing alcohol does dry your skin. This is why doctors now recommend using water to rub down fevered children instead of alcohol.

Can you use isopropyl alcohol for rubbing alcohol?

Isopropyl alcohol and rubbing alcohol are not the same thing. For most uses, yes you can. This is because: • Rubbing alcohol may contain either isopropyl alcohol or ethanol. • Rubbing alcohol is a mixture of compounds (type of denatured alcohol) whereas isopropyl alcohol is not.

Can use rubbing alcohol to whiten your teeth?

No do not!!!

Can you use rubbing alcohol to kill semen?


How does Alcoholism work?

Work to do what? Rubbing alcohol doesn't "work." If you use it for something, you use it.See the Related Questions for more information about rubbing alcohol.

What is the best chemical to use on earrings?

Rubbing alcohol

Is it bad to swallow rubbing alcohol?

Usually rubbing alcohol contains methyl alcohol. It will kill you or at-least make you blind. Never use rubbing alcohol for drinking purpose. Specially when you have so many good alcohol beverages to drink.

What is alcohol used to treat?

Use RUBBING ALCOHOL to treat shallow cuts.

What is 91 percent isopropyl alcohol?

That is rubbing alcohol. External use only!

Does rubbing alcohol have acetone in it?

No, rubbing alcohol has oil and isopropyl alcohol in it.

Can you use rubbing alcohol to give a massage?

No. That is not a sufficient lubricant. Plus rubbing alcohol is a carcinogen and should never be applied to the skin.

Can you use rubbing alcohol on your genitals?

It is not advised to purr rubbing alcohol on genitals. Contact a doctor if they have a injury to figure out how to best treat it.

Is it safe to use methylated spirits as a rubbing alcohol?

No. Rubbing alcohol is 70% ethyl alcohol, methylated spirits is closer to 90% so much stronger.

What do you get when you mix rubbing alcohol and water?

Basically you get weaker rubbing alcohol. Rubbing alcohol is already a mixture of water and isopropyl alcohol.

What is another name for rubbing alcohol?

Another name in trade for isopropyl alcohol is rubbing alcohol. RUBBING ALCOHOL is called ISOPROPYL alcohol and is for external use only. It's considered a RUBEFACIENT TOPICAL ANTIMICROBIAL and is NOT made from Ethyl or Grain (booze) alcohol. DON'T drink it!!

Can you boil rubbing alcohol?

Yes, rubbing alcohol boil.