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Benzoic Acid Ointment
Very healthy 29 Chinese wife China Dr via web,Benzoic acid in Sprite will hurt baby. Not on label, no caffeine, She craves Sprite. +++ Sugar but Okay?
Unknown, but...: Drinking soda is ok in older children and in adults, if there is an event such as a birthday party where all the people are drinking some soda. Other than that, no human needs Sprite, Coke, Pepsi,... Soda has no benefits for healthy people. Haven't heard of sodas damaging unborn babies (assuming that's what this question refers to) from the trace ingredients in it, but excess sugar is bad stuff. ...Read more
I have a warts... N I use salic acid ointment gel of 20%. Its not working altho mywarts peel out again it appears back. I have 2-3 times..
Neither is sun: senstitizing so yes you could if instructed to do so ...Read more
Depends on condition: Clobetasol is a strong topical cortisone. There are comparable creams, but it is important to know the condition that the cream is being used for and on what part of the body. If your concern is cost, i would recommend you talk with your physician for an appropriate substitute. Hope all is well with you. ...Read more
Does clobetosol propionate and salicylic acid ointment useful for hair regrowth when used on the scalp?
Hair loss: yes it can helpGet a more detailed answer ›
Hello doc, i am facing problem of itching in my upper thighs. can i used the ointment containg mixture of clobetasol-propionate-and-salicylic acid?
Yes, with caution: As long as there's no open skin, use the ointment for about a week and if no significant improvement, see your PCP or any available healthcare provider. ...Read more
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i have used clobetasol propionate and salicylic acid ointment on my feet..it has gone fairer than my rest of body...
what can i conclu?
Chemical bleaching: once you stop using the acid and very powerful steroid the color of your skin will return over time ...Read more
Can aloe vera or MEBO herbal ointment help with chemical burn (acid) caused by applying direct apple cider vinegar?
What can help with the scarring?
Burn: The best thing to do is consult with a skin specialist, a Dermatologist, who can properly asses the severity of the damage and prescribe effective care. ...Read more
Anyone with a stye like thing on your eye during pregnancy. It is a small red lump/spot near my tear duct. I've been prescribed fusidic acid ointment?
I am taking 2.5 mgs of bisoprolol per day. Is it safe to take lemon balm extract, gamma-aminobutric acid, holy basil extract, oat extract supplement?
Does bioderm ointment expire? If yes, please help me find the expiration date on the bottle. I can't see it.
Everything expires: Nothing lasts forever, but over-the-counter lotions and creams might not have a recommended expiration date stamped on the container. Perhaps going to a store and looking at all the other creams to see what are typical expiration dates can help a person decide when to throw away the bioderm. Of course, if the bioderm looks, smells, or feels different than when new, it's best to throw it out. ...Read more
Depends: "Jock itch" is not a diagnosis and there are a variety of different conditions which may lead to genital itch. Treatment depends on the diagnosis. A dermatologist will help you. Meanwhile you might begin with OTC clotrimazole or miconazole cream. Not ointment because that is too heavy and sticky for the genital area. ...Read more
Ichthammol: Ichthammol ointment is also known as black drawing salve. It is made of sulfur-rich shale and mixed with either a beeswax or paraffin base so it can be used to treat skin aliments. It is known for its anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and anti-fungal properties. It helps treat and clear up many minor wounds on humans and animals. ...Read more