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What is the strongest over-the-counter antifungal cream for heat rash?

What is the strongest over-the-counter antifungal cream for heat rash?

Not fungal: Heat rash is not a fungal infection and is best treated with cool soothing oatmeal baths and applying corn starch powder before exercising or going out in the heat. You could if needed apply Chlohexidine 2% to 4% to the affected area for 15 seconds and rinse, avoiding eye contact ...Read more

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Is it ok to continue taking metformin even if I don't have polycystic ovaries anymore? Is it true it counters the effect of OTC pills (weight gain)

Is it ok to continue taking metformin even if I don't have polycystic ovaries anymore? Is it true it counters the effect of OTC pills (weight gain)

Yes: If you have Insulin resistance or even diabetes metformin is fine to take. Some people have lost weight on metformin, perhaps due to GI side effects. I haven't heard that it can interfere with diet pills but those can be dangerous on their own. ...Read more

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Pl inform the brand names of clotrimazole ip which is anti fungal and anti bacterial powder used a freshner. Is itavailable over-the-counter in usa.

Pl inform the brand names of clotrimazole ip which is anti fungal and anti bacterial powder used a freshner. Is itavailable over-the-counter in usa.

Lotrimin (clotrimazole): Clotrimazole is call Clotrimazole in the U.S. And is sold over-the-counter without needing a prescription. A brand name is lotrimin (clotrimazole). ...Read more

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If I am taking a mucinexdm pill can I also take an over-the-counter cough syrup? Just want to make sure they r safe together

If I am taking a mucinexdm pill can I also take an over-the-counter cough syrup? Just want to make sure they r safe together

Perhaps: The cough suppressant in Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm is dextromethorfan. It is ralatively mild cough suppressant and ofter combined with an anti-histamine. I'm not sure what other cough medicine you want to use. Codeine often works better and is available by prescription. If the cough is persistant you probably should see your physician. ...Read more

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Are kcl tablets over the counter?

Are kcl tablets over the counter?

Potassium chloride: Potassium chloride can be purchased OTC

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Is lorien available over the counter?

Fluoxetine: Not in the U.S. Or in europe. I am not sure about south africa, but would think most likely not. ...Read more

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What's an over-the-counter drug for chron's desease?

What's an over-the-counter drug for chron's desease?

None available OTC: Currently there isn't any medicine specifically for crohn's disease is available otc. Tylenol (acetaminophen) etc. Can be used for mild pain etc. But nothing to treat the disease itself. You must see a doc, often gastroenterologist, to get these types of medications. It is difficult illness to treat, but can be controlled if relatively mild etc...
Best of luck to you. ...Read more

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Is there an over-the-counter equivalent of chlortimeton?

Yes: Chlortrimeton is over the counter. The generic name is chlorpheniramine maleate. ...Read more

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What an over the counter drug that's like hydrochlorothiazode?

None: Since this kind of drug can have potentially serious side effects if not used properly, it will not likely be OTC now or ever. ...Read more

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What's the strongest pain medication that's over the. Counter?

What's the strongest pain medication that's over the. Counter?

No answer: In my experience there isnot a great deal of difference in pain relief. The nsaids do tend to be more of a stomach irritant. ...Read more

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Are antiboitics over-the-counter tablets?

Are antiboitics over-the-counter tablets?

NO: Antibiotics are drugs that inhibit or kill microorganisms. Antibiotics are not sold over the counter in the usa, although they are in some other 3rd world countries. ...Read more

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Could hibiscrub be bought over the counter?

Could hibiscrub be bought over the counter?

Hibiscrub: Antibacterial skin cleanser can be purchased over the counter. ...Read more

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Any stats on over-the-counter pain relievers?

Any stats on over-the-counter pain relievers?

Stats OTC: The fact that they are otc - there is no interest in collecting stats as there is no money to be made from that data. ...Read more

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Please point me to the strongest anesthetic that is over the counter?

Please point me to the strongest anesthetic that is over the counter?

Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen is good for pain control in labeled dosages. If you need more consult a doctor. ...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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What over-the-counter decongestant is preferred?

What over-the-counter decongestant is preferred?

Depends: Spray decongestants like afrin (oxymetazoline) are highly effective, but should only be taken for a max of 2-3 days in a row. Longer use can cause serious side effects. Oral decongestants like sudafed can also be highly effective, and are generally safe for longer periods of time. In all cases, it is important use them according to their directions and to consult your physician if you have other health probs. ...Read more

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Are there any good excema over-the-counter creams?

Are there any good excema over-the-counter creams?

Not really: Unless it is very mild, you may get away with Cortaid (hydrocortisone) 10 with use of skin cleansers instead of soap for washing. ...Read more

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What is the strongest over-the-counter pain reliever?

What is the strongest over-the-counter pain reliever?

You may be surprised: But hypnosis is the strongest over the counter pain reliever. An easy to learn natural process which can be used to reduce/manage chronic pain (migraines), do dental work, even as anesthesia for operations (although I have never been brave enough to try that!). There are no side effects and it is non-addictive. Speak with a trained clinical psychologist about how it could help you reduce your pain ...Read more

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Is there an over-the-counter treatment for trichomanosis?

Is there an over-the-counter treatment for trichomanosis?

No - See a Doctor: No, you need Flagel Pills for the most effective treatment. See your Doctor or the Health Department - you should have a full STD screening if you have been exposed to any STD. ...Read more

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What over-the-counter lotion would you reccomend for dermititus?

What over-the-counter lotion would you reccomend for dermititus?

Hydrocortisone: For most cases of allergic dermatitis, Hydrocortisone works fine. Don't understimate the power of petroleum jelly, however. This can work wonders both to protect the skin and trap moisture in. ...Read more

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Can I buy peg3350 over the counter?

Can I buy peg3350 over the counter?

MiraLax (polyethylene glycol) is OTC: MiraLax powder (polyethylene glycol 3350) is sold over-the-counter everywhere. It is used as a laxative for children and adults. MiraLax has no flavor and is easily mixed into drinks. ...Read more

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Best over-the-counter thrush medicine?

Best over-the-counter thrush medicine?

Rx: Nystatin oral suspension works the best but is by prescription. Gentian violet is otc but can stain clothes and is messy. ...Read more

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Can I buy permethrin over the counter?

Yes: Yes. For example, rid is available in the U.S. Without a prescription. ...Read more

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Are morning after pill over the counter?

Are morning after pill over the counter?

Yes: The morning after pill is available over the counter but there are two rules: you must speak to the pharmacist in order to get it, and you must be 18 or older to get it. ...Read more