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Preparation H Ointment

Active Ingredient(s): Mineral Oil + Petrolatum + Phenylephrine + Shark Liver Oil
Category: Hemorrhoids

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Preparation H Ointment Overview

Preparation H is a brand of medications made by Pfizer, used in the treatment of hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are caused at least in part by inflamed blood vessels, and most versions of Preparation H work by reducing inflammation in blood vessels. The company that makes this product, incorporated in 1926 as American Home Products, or AHP, and "one of AHP's earliest prizes was the acquisition of a sunburn oil in 1935 that the company transformed into Preparation H, which became one of the world's ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mineral Oil + Petrolatum + Phenylephrine + Shark Liver Oil
  • Ointment: 14% + 71.9% + 0.25%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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