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Doctor insights on: What Is Xenaderm Ointment Used For

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Can xenaderm ointment be used for shingles?

Can xenaderm ointment be used for shingles?

See below: Xenoderm is used for wounds rather than rashes; it may provide minimal pain relief, but there are much better medications your doctor can give for shingles pain. Xenoderm is also used for removing dead skin from wounds, which generally isn't necessary with shingles. Antiviral meds from your doc are best for treating shingles & preventing pain (post-herpetic neuralgia). ...Read more

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Does xenaderm ointment have any side effects?

Does xenaderm ointment have any side effects?

Xenaderm: Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue). ...Read more

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What's ichthammol ointment used for?

What's ichthammol ointment used for?

Ichthammol ointment: Ichthammol ointment has been used in humans to treat eczema & to kill bacteria. It is used to treat dry hooves in horses. ...Read more

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Which of the body is Dermovate ointment used on?

Which of the body is Dermovate ointment used on?

Dermovate: Clobetasol is a topical (skin-applied) corticosteroid medication used to treat skin conditions that have not responded well to other corticosteroids, including severe psoriasis and eczematous dermatitis. The scalp lotion and shampoo are used to treat psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis occurring on the scalp. Not to be used on face, groin, under arms, or under breasts. ...Read more

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What type of topical ointment is used to stop bleeding?

What type of topical ointment is used to stop bleeding?

I don't think: There's otc cream to stop bleeding. Applying pressure and ice packs should do the trick. Eating green leafy vegetables may help. If the bleeding is unusually prolonged, get checked for bleeding disorder. Stop taking Aspirin and nsaids. Take care! ...Read more

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Does bioderm ointment expire? If yes, please help me find the expiration date on the bottle. I can't see it.

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

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What is mupirocin ointment used for?

What is mupirocin ointment used for?

Mupirocin Ointment: Mupirocin ointment is a prescription antibacterial medicine that is sold under the bactroban (mupirocin) brand name. This medication stops the production of proteins that bacteria need to survive and kills the bacteria. ...Read more

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What is bacitracin ointment used for?

What is bacitracin ointment used for?

Bacitracin: To prevent minor skin infections caused by small cuts, scrapes or burns. It is an antibiotic ointment. ...Read more

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Can Bnt ointment be used to cure ring worm?

Can Bnt ointment be used to cure ring worm?

Bnt ointment: BNT ointment is a veterinary medication and should not be used on humans. ...Read more

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What are bactroban ointment / mupirocin used for?

Antibiotic: Mupirocin is a prescription topical antibiotic for the treatment of superficial cutaneous infections. ...Read more

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Can dermatrix ointment be used on a 5-day-old wound?

Can dermatrix ointment be used on a 5-day-old wound?

Dermatix?: I'm sure you are referring to dermatix (no r) which is used over a period of weeks to reduce scarring so starting after 5 days is fine. ...Read more

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Can cloderm ointment be used as an alternative fusicort ointment? Cant get fusicort in laos.

Can cloderm ointment be used as an alternative fusicort ointment? Cant get fusicort in laos.

Possibly: Thie cream you are used to is a combo of a strong steroid (anti inflammatory) and anti biotic. Cloderm is only a steroid. However Cloderm can be used fairly liberally, moreso than fusicort. ...Read more