CleanWash Nasal & Sinus Rinse is the #1 saline rinse used in many parts of the US with compounded sinus medication. Our patent-pending dual valve technology prevents backwash bacterial contamination during use.
Our unique oral spray pump ColdClear with zinc, chitosan & Path-Away allows for targeted application in the mouth and throat.
CleanWash products can be found in select CVS stores and have been used millions of times around the world by patients and customers.
CleanWash products are all-natural and contain unique ingredients: Plant based-chitosan (glucosamine pre-cursor), Path-Away, and xylitol.
- Naturally anti-bacterial
- Naturally anti-fungal
- Naturally anti-inflammatory
- Naturally anti-viral
About Ideoto, LLC
Founded in 2013 by Dr. Patrick Melder. Dr. Melder is a US Army veteran and is a double boarded Ear, Nose, & Throat & Sleep Medicine surgeon. Dr. Melder has consulted for top-tier medical device companies and holds numerous patents and has authored numerous papers in peer-reviewed medical journals.
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