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Local anesthetics: In combination Lidocaine + prilocaine = EMLA (lidocaine and prilocaine) topical cream. Lidocaine is a local anaesthetic of the amide group and commonly used for this purpose (e.g. dental office). Prilocaine is a local anesthetic of the amino amide type and used for local anesthesia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have piles i'm using ointment magnesium sulphate, lidocaine hydrochloride gel ip xynova, nitroglycerin ointment nitrogesic, anal fissure.
Anal fissures: Anal fissures are a tear, that scars and reopens with the passage of stool. They are often associated with hemorrhoids and difficult to heal. Local medications and control of constipation help. Okay to check in with your doc. If your constipation is under control, you may benefit from a surgical consult and procedure. Be well. ...Read more
What are the differences between topical lidocaine 1% cream or gel and topical dibucaine 1% ointment?
I have 3 creams which one is best for eczema? 1 Nystatin ointment 2 clotrimazole and betamethason dipropionate cream 3 aloe vesta anti fungal ointmen
Betamethasone: These medicines are for fungus; the clotrimazole/betamethasone mixture will help do to the steroid component, but it should never be applied to areas of thin skin (axillae, groin, face). The clotrimazole component is for fungus, as well as the other ointments you mentioned ...Read more
What is a US equivalent of TRIBEN PLUS CREAM (Beclometasone Topical, Clotrimazole Topical, Neomycin Topical), Do i need a prescription for buying it?
Cortisporin close: The closest prescription medicine is cortisporin. It has the steroid and antibiotic component, but not the anti fungal component. If you want to try nonprescription medicines, you would need to buy each component separately. Hydrocortisone could replace belch, and you can find the other two ingredients as named. ...Read more
Aloe: Yes, pure aloe vera can stain clothing. ...Read more
Is bactroban (mupirocin) the same as bacitacin? I got a new tattoo an was recomended to use bacitracin, but I hace bactroban (mupirocin)
Are you infected: Silver sulfadiazine is used for infected burns. If your tattoo is infected see your physician and get a prescription. Do not share creams with other people as it will increase your exposure to more infections. Tattoos cause hepatits and you may want to get screened for that virus. Using a local anesthetic is not a good idea since that will mask if the infection goes to cellulitis. ...Read more