Is a wet bedikah cloth safe?
24 March, 2019
I’ve heard that there are risks associated with douching. I clean myself internally with a wet bedikah cloth before a hefsek tahara. Does this share some of the same risks as douching? If I usually have no problem with this cleaning, can I continue or should I consult with a medical professional? Thank you.
You can safely continue cleaning internally with a wet cloth. It is not the same as douching with a vinegar rinse, or a commercially sold douche kit with fragrances and chemical additives.
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