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Over the counter treatments for bronchitis?

Over the counter treatments for bronchitis?

Acute bronchitis....: Acute bronchitis is an infection of the airways, usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection. If a bacterial infection is present, antibiotics are sometimes needed. If a virus is the culprit, treatment is largely symptom relief, including drinking plenty of fluids, rest, etc. Saline nasal spray can help with nasal congestion, throat lozenges can help the sore throat, etc. If worsening, see dr. ...Read more

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Warts (Definition)

Wart = benign skin growth ...Read more


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Do cold sore creams sold over counter work for genital herpes?

Do cold sore creams sold over counter work for genital herpes?

See your doctor: There are very effective oral and prescription topical medications to tx genital hsv infections. See you doctor for proper treatment, it will be far more effective than otc cold sore creams. ...Read more

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Over the counter medicine for piles?

Over the counter medicine for piles?

O K to use: Any over the counter creams are o k to use to get relief from hemorrhoids , along with high fiber diet, fluids , and local cate, . ...Read more

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Over the counter creams for extreme acne?

Over the counter creams for extreme acne?

Need prescription: Over the counter products are either benzoyl peroxide such as proactive or salicylic acid found in maxclaroty. These will not be very effective in severe acne. This will require a cpmbnoation of creams such as a retinoid, and possibly oral medications. This requires vist to dermatologist. ...Read more

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Over the counter medication for tonsilitis?

Over the counter medication for tonsilitis?

Chloraseptic: If Severe seek medical attention for treatment. If mild without fever and chills or trouble swallowing consider Chloraseptic Spray! ...Read more

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What are over the counter medicines for anal fissure?

What are over the counter medicines for anal fissure?

No good ones: The best course of action is to get an examination done by a general or colorectal surgeon. That doctor will be able to prescribe a course of action that may or may not involve medications. ...Read more

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What over the counter medicine for jock itch?

What over the counter medicine for jock itch?

There R a few.SPRAYS: -opps hit the wrong key. sprats, ointments, creams. Tinactin (tolnaftate) is 1 that comes 2 mind. Just go 2 a pharmacy and look around if embarrassed, otherwise ask a worker where the athletes foot meds R. same thing, different area. not able 2 find a picture. ...Read more

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Over the counter or home remedy for rheumatoid arthritis?

Over the counter or home remedy for   rheumatoid arthritis?

No: Unless you control the disease with appropriate meds, there is a high risk for irreversible joint damage and deformity. Do not waste time on supplements or alternatives. ...Read more

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Any ideas for any topical treatments or home made remedies similar to topical terbinafine?

Any ideas for any topical treatments or home made remedies similar to topical terbinafine?

No: Terbinafine is an oral antifungal agent that acts like an antibiotic for specific fungal infection. OTC products can e antifungal but not as likely to clear some infectiions. ...Read more

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Whats better? Over the counter pinworm medication or prescribed?

Whats better? Over the counter pinworm medication or prescribed?

OTC works: The over the counter medicine works just fine. Repeat the dose in 2 weeks to finish the job. ...Read more

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Any natural remedies for plantar warts?

Any natural remedies for plantar warts?

Many: There are also many over the counter remidies and professional treatments. ...Read more

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Good over the counter medicine to treat yeast infections ?

Good over the counter medicine to treat yeast infections ?

Yeast infections: There are several over the counter yeast treatments. A natural treatment is Azo. The anti-fungal treatments are monistat, gyno-lotrimin and terazol (terconazole). There is quite a bit of resistance to these medications, but of the three I have better results with gyno-lotrimin, We frequently use oral diflucan for yeast treatment, however, this is available by prescription only. Good Luck ...Read more

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Otc remedies for photoaging?

Otc remedies for photoaging?

Retinols, Sunscreen: There are several non-prescription products that can be used for photoaging or sun damage. Products containing retinols, a precursor of tretinoic acid or retin-a, are very beneficial in evening pigment and increasing collagen. Prevention of further damage is also extremely important and a good sunscreen with spf30 or higher should be used daily along with a good cleanser and moisturizer. ...Read more

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Are there over-the counter medications to treat scabies?

Are there over-the counter medications to treat scabies?

Scabies: The over the counter topical medication to treat scabies is the generic elimite (permethrin). Make sure you read the insert regarding side effects of the medication. ...Read more

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Effective over-the-counter medicine for acne bumps?

Effective over-the-counter medicine for acne bumps?

AHA, BHA, BPO: Glycolic acid (aha, Alpha hydroxy acid), salicylic acid (bha, beta salicylic acid), lactic acid, urea, tea tree oil, benzoyl peroxide can all help with acne bumps. ...Read more

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Are there over-the counter medications to treat pinworm?

Are there over-the counter medications to treat pinworm?

Yes: There are several under store brand or name brands. Pyrantel pamoate is the main ingredient in a common one. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a male yeast infection? He tried diflucan, (fluconazole) OTC creams, & perscription cremes & now the herbal remedies. None has worked.

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How do you get rid of a male yeast infection? He tried diflucan, (fluconazole) OTC creams, & perscription cremes & now the herbal remedies. None has worked.

Yeast?: The question now is if it really is a yeast infection. I would definitely get it re-evaluated by a doctor, possibly a dermatologist, because the failure of all those regimens for what should be simple to treat raises the question of missed diagnosis. Good luck! ...Read more