How Do You Disinfect After Stomach Flu?

How do I disinfect my bathroom after a stomach virus?

a.

Remove vomit or diarrhea right away!b.

Use soapy water to wash surfaces that contacted vomit or diarrhea and all nearby.high-touch surfaces, such as door knobs and toilet handles.c.

Rinse thoroughly with plain water.d.

Wipe dry with paper towels..

Does Lysol spray kill stomach bug?

A little-known fact about noroviruses is that many household cleaners and wipes don’t kill them. Clorox and Lysol Disinfecting wipes claim to kill 99.9 percent of viruses and bacteria, but that doesn’t include noroviruses.

Can you reinfect yourself with stomach flu?

Can I get infected with norovirus more than once? A person can be infected with norovirus more than once. Although there is a short period of time (likely a few months) immediately following infection with Norovirus that a person is protected from reinfection, it is only a temporary protection.

What kills stomach virus?

CDC recommends using bleach to kill it, including chlorine bleach or hydrogen peroxide.

What cleaner kills stomach virus?

It is best to use chlorine bleach (sodium hypochlorite-NaOCl) as the main disinfecting agent (other types of disinfectants are not effective at killing the virus). Use a new, unopened bottle of chlorine bleach and prepare the cleaning solution as indicated below under “Concentrations,” using fresh bleach each day.