Wound Odor

All of the following have been used to control wound odor EXCEPT?

a) Honey
b) Metronidazole
c) Soy Sauce
d) Yogurt

Answer: c.

Metronidazole can help reduce bacteria in wounds, a source of infection. Honey and Yogurt have been used with some success, although controlled trials are lacking.

See Fast Fact #218 Managing Wound Odor