How To Remove Chlamydia Normal Discharge Stain From Washable Fabrics
January 23, 2023
Chlamydia is a common bacterial infection that can cause discharge from the genitals, which can lead to unsightly stains on clothing. Removing these stains can be a challenge, but with the right approach and products, it is possible to effectively remove them from washable fabrics. In this guide, we will discuss the best ways to remove chlamydia discharge stains from underwear clothing.
Various (depending on the stage of infection)
Can vary depending on the stage of the infection
Hot (120° to 140°F)
RATIONALE FOR WATER TEMP
Hot water helps to break down any bodily fluids and make it easier to remove.
The Science Behind Chlamydia Normal Discharge Stains
Chlamydia is a bacterial infection that can cause discharge from the genitals. This discharge can stain clothing because it contains a mixture of mucus, cells, and bacteria, which can adhere to fabric and leave a visible mark. Additionally, the discharge can also have a yellow or green color, which can also lead to staining of clothing. The discharge is typically caused by an inflammation in the genitals, which is a symptom of the chlamydia infection.
What You'll Need To Get Rid Of Chlamydia Normal Discharge Stains
Dish soap or laundry detergent
Enzyme-based stain remover
Step By Step Process To Remove Chlamydia Normal Discharge Stains
Mix a small amount of dish soap or laundry detergent with warm water. Apply the solution to the stain and gently rub it in with a soft-bristled brush or cloth.
Soak the garment in warm water for 30 minutes to 1 hour.
Mix 1 part hydrogen peroxide with 1 part water and apply it to the stain. Let it sit for 5-10 minutes.
Mix 1 part white vinegar with 1 part water and apply it to the stain. Let it sit for 5-10 minutes.
Sprinkle baking soda on the stain and gently rub it in. Let it sit for an additional 5-10 minutes.
Wash the garment in the washing machine on the hottest water setting recommended for the fabric, using an enzyme-based stain remover and laundry detergent.
Please note that some fabrics are sensitive to bleach or hydrogen peroxide and it's a good idea to test the solution in an inconspicuous area before applying it to the stain. Hot water is good for removing the stains and killing bacteria but it can shrink or damage some fabrics. Always check the care label instructions for the fabric before washing.
Chlamydia is a bacterial infection that can cause yellow or green discharge, which can stain clothes due to pigments and proteins. To remove the stain, mix dish soap or detergent with warm water and rub on the stain. Soak in warm water, apply hydrogen peroxide, white vinegar, and baking soda. Wash the garment on the hottest water setting possible with an enzyme-based stain remover and detergent. Always check the care label instructions before washing.
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About The Writer
Marcene Livn has worked in the cleaning industry for more than a decade. Her specialty is stain removal. From everyday spills to tough, set-in stains, Marcene's methods and knowledge are unmatched.