Top
20
Doctor insights on: What Is Dreft

Share
1

1
What is dreft?

What is dreft?

Dreft: I believe it is baby detergent recommended by most pediatricians. ...Read more

2

2
What is a safe unscented deoderant?

What is a safe unscented deoderant?

Deodorants: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

3

3
What is an astrigent lotion and what it is used for?

Drying agent: An astringent is something to dry up an area - would have to know what you were referring to. ...Read more

4

4
What is bathsalt?

What is bathsalt?

Stimulant: Bath salts are sold over the counter. They contain a type of stimulant that can act much like methamphetamine, such as mdpv, mephodrone or methylone. These drugs can cause severe agitation, cardiac effects, and even delirum. Very dangerous chemicals. They also may not show up in standard drug screens. Many states are taking active measures to ban their sale. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What is burtsitis?

What is burtsitis?

Bursitis: An inflammatory condition involving an anatomic structure known medically as a "bursa." bursa's are basically the body holding tanks for synovial, or joint fluid. Due to a variety of causes, any bursa or tendon can become inflamed. Most like causes are overuse, trauma to the involved joint, or osteoarthritis. Treatment usually involves a oral course of an nsaia, or injection of a cortisone ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
What is a SOAP note?

What is a SOAP note?

Medical Note: S= subjective, O = Objective, A = Assessment & T = Plan. ...Read more

7

7
What kind of "dish soap" is good for eczema?

What kind of "dish soap" is good for eczema?

Unscented: Unfortunately no dish soap is "good" for eczema but there are soaps that make fragrant-free preparations that will not be as aggressive on your skin. The best way to do dishes with bad eczema is to wear protective rubber gloves to avoid contact with harsh soaps and hot water. Or better yet have someone else in the house do the dishes instead! Doctors orders... ...Read more

8

8
What is monobenzone or benoquin cream? What is it for?

What is monobenzone or benoquin cream? What is it for?

Monobenzone: Or Benoquin, (monobenzone) a cream to treat vitiligo, loss of skin pigment, by removing skin color from the areas surrounding the affected skin areas so the color would appear even . Its use is discontinued in the US ...Read more

10

10
What is comedogenic?

What is comedogenic?

See Answer: Comedogenic simply means the ability to form comedoes or "black heads". Certain medications and topicals can cause the formation of blackheads. ...Read more

12

12
What is maxyderma?

What is maxyderma?

Myxedema: You mean myxedema. It is a condition of severe, usually untreated or mistreated hypothyroidism whicn is manifest by swell ing of the face, arms and legs. This condition can lead to myxedemic coma and death. ...Read more

14

14
What is the best oatmeal bath product?

What is the best oatmeal bath product?

Steel Cut Oats: You can make your own oatmeal bath product by putting 1/2 cup of steel cut oats and mixed into your bathwater. Oat baths are helpful when someone is itching due to insect bites as well as with itchy infections such as chicken pox. Make sure you drain the bath water with large amounts of water so you don''t create an oatmeal plug in your drain. ...Read more

15

15
What is pescaterian?

What is pescaterian?

Limited diet: A pescaterian eats fish and shellfish and probably eggs and dairy, but not the flesh of other animals. ...Read more

16

16
What is herb vaporizer and what is it for?

What is herb vaporizer and what is it for?

I am not sure: What i found online is that herb vaporizers are for smoking or inhaling marijuana through a vaporizer. Vaporizers in general are steam based machines that provide vaporized hot water in tho the air with or without aromatherapy oils to improve congestion and coughing. Seems herb vaporizers are for illegal use of marijuana and maybe other herbs.... ...Read more

17

17
What is aquaphobia?

What is aquaphobia?

Fear a body of water: Aquaphobia is an overwhelming fear of a body of water, such as being afraid walking next to the water, of falling into the water, of having to swim in the water, or of drowning in the water. ...Read more

18

18
What is lubedia?

What is lubedia?

Lubedia: Lubedia is a proprietary blend of herbal ingredients plus the Amino Acid arginine. http://tinyurl.com/mehq62t some of the ingredients have been used for sexual enhancement. The company's advertisement is geared towards women, and states it "will bring excitement back into your sex life." no research has been done on this product to support these statements. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
19

19
Just wondering exactly what is electrolysis and is it safe to do?

Just wondering exactly what is electrolysis and is it safe to do?

Safe: Usually we use it to burn off small blood vessel growth called "spide nevus". It's a low-voltage electric equipment. We also use it to permanently remove hair at axillae(armpits). It is safe in derm's hands. ...Read more

20

20
What is a lipoadenoma? What is the cure?

What is a lipoadenoma? What is the cure?

Benign fatty lesion: Most fatty lesions appearing in skin or in mesentery of bowel are benign lipomas. As they enlarge they can convert to a malignant liposarcoma. lipoadenoma. A benign circumscribed proliferation of glands and fat, the most common of which is the functionally hyperactive parathyroid lipoadenoma.. These are best treated by resecton ...Read more