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Dettol Antiseptic Liquid is effective against COVID-19.

The first observational study made to test the effectiveness of Dettol Antiseptic Liquid against COVID -19 reveals that it is 99.9 percent effective.

The first observational study made to test the effectiveness of Dettol Antiseptic Liquid against COVID -19 reveals that it is 99.9 percent effective.The research letter by the American Journal of Infection Control (2020) states that all of the microbicidal actives present in Dettol were effective for inactivating the coronavirus. The letter also states that there was a reduction of the infectious virus within the tested 1 to 5 minutes contact time in virucidal efficacy testing conducted as per applicable ASTM International and EN standards (Refer Page No.2, Table 1). Dettol has secondary alcohol called isopropyl alcohol, a prescribed formula by the World Health Organization (WHO) to kill the COVID-19 virus.

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