Sunscreen

This page contains the most recent discussion threads pertaining to Sunscreen, as well as a list of all of the drugs falling within this category.


Sunscreen Overview

Sunscreen, also known as sunblock, sun cream or suntan lotion, is a lotion, spray, gel or other topical product that absorbs or reflects some of the sun's ultraviolet (UV) radiation and thus helps protect against sunburn. Diligent use of sunscreen can also slow or temporarily prevent the development of wrinkles, moles and sagging skin. Depending on the mode of action, sunscreens can be classified into physical sunscreens (i.e., those that reflect the sunlight) or chemical sunscreens (i.e., th...

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persivate cream and persivate ointment

I was using persivate cream that made my skin few shades lighter now I'm using persivate ointment I want to knw if it will make my skin lihgter as well ## persivate ointment doesn't really enlighten skin, helps with rash and pimples. but it is not to be used for more than three to six months, it actually dangerous coz once u start using it u can't stop. I'm using the persivate ointment but it won't let me stop using and try other products, so I'll be soon visiting a dermatologist coz now my skin is sensitive to everything. ## Ive been using this persivate ointment for 6 years please i want to stop i used it for eczema now have dark sircle round my eyes help please ## Hi Nony, If you wish to stop using Persivate ointment, no one is forcing you to continue(?)- I ho...

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hydroxaz pam

small capsule, pink on one side, other side has two bands of different shades of pink, and white at the tip, the bottle says take 2 caps 4 x per day for anxiety or insomnia ## Hydroxyzine is an antihistamine that is used to treat allergic reactions, insomnia, and for its sedative like effects. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including dizziness, drowsiness, sedation, weight changes, and dry mouth. Is there anything I can help with?

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blue pill kind of oval shape number 5 on one side other side 6 over 571

darker shade of blue, kind of oval shape. number 5 on one side. number 6 over 571 other side. ## tsfg ## dark blue, large, white inside, pointed on each end, size of a vitamin ## Is the marking possibly b 571 with a 5 on the other side? If so, Teva Pharmaceuticals lists this tablet as containing 5mgs of mixed amphetamine salts, which is a generic for Adderall. It is most commonly used to treat ADHD, narcolepsy, and shift work sleep disorder. The FDA warns that it carries the risk of being habit forming, and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, irritability, and insomnia. Can you please double check the imprint and post back? Thank you!

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titanium dioxide use in prescription medicines

How dangerous is the use in prescription medicines? ## I have been prescribed Ferrous Fumerate 305mg capsules BD. My Ferattin levles has been quite low and I have experienecd alopicia. I am concerned that the capsules have 4 artifical colouring: E104 (quinoline yellow), E127(erythrosine), E132 (indigotine), E171 (titanium dioxide) most of which have been banned in other countries. I plan on taking th emedication fo ronly 3 months to raise my ferattin levels which will help my hair grow back. What should I be doing to reduce the toxicity from the medication as I am on a fairly high dose? ## Regarding the titanium dioxide, as well as other ingredients that you both have questioned, I think we sometimes forget that the amount of them in any given medication is minuscule, so you really aren...

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Titanium Dioxide BP

For sleeping disorders?? ## As far as I know Titanium Dioxide is not ingested at all, rather it's found in sunblocks. ## My neuro explained to me that the purpose to prescribe Gabapentin was to help reduce my chronic pain so it will me help me sleep at night. ## Titanium Dioxide is in EVERYTHING.....Medication's, cosmetic's, food, toothpaste...you have to read the INACTIVE Ingredients list! It is used as a whitener, as well as like an oil to make products more smooth flowing.

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Orange diamond shaped pill with rounded edges and no imprint

Found this diamond shaped pill with round edges, orange shade and no imprint. What could it be? I found it while unpacking boxes.

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yellow pentagon pill Apo 10 opposite side blank

I found this pill & im wondering what it is & what its for? Its a darker yellow shade, pentagon or house shaped. APO 10 on one side & the opposite side is blank. No idea what it is or used for! ## Hello, Emma! How are you? From what I can find, this is listed as containing 10mgs of APO-Cyclobenzaprine, which is a muscle relaxant. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and dry mouth. Learn more APO-Cyclobenzaprine details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## It's a muscle relaxer..my aunt takes them that's all they are.and none addicted

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titanium dioxide allergic reaction

Son had severe migraine, sweaty after taking Mucinex Max ## Hello, Willie! How is your son? Those can actually be side effects of such a medication, not necessarily an allergic reaction. The FDA lists other possible side effects as including nausea, dizziness, nervousness and dry mouth. Allergic reactions usually include symptoms, such as hives, body swelling, skin rash and trouble breathing. Is he one any other medications? He may also have experienced some type of interaction.

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Round Yellow Pill 75 One Side Blank On Other

I found this in my daughters room and I really need to know what it is. Can you help? ## Can you double check the imprint and see if it's a 75, or if it's 7.5? And what's the shade of yellow, is it very pale, so it's almost white or is it a very obvious yellow? I've found a few possibilities, but more details will help to narrow it down. ## I found a round yellow pill with one side that has 75 on it and the other side nothing , what is it ?

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Picture Of Omaprazole Capsules

I need to make sure that the med i am taking is omaprazoline. it is a different color than the last ones. it is capsule form. two shades of pink. APO 040 imprinted on it. ## I don't have a picture to post for you, due to copyright reasons, but yes that description and marking is listed as being a capsule containing 40mgs of Omeprazole in a controlled release formulation. Learn more Omeprazole details here. This is a generic, so it is manufactured by several different companies, so it is normal for each one to look different. Is there anything else I can help with? ## d o teva omeprazole capsules as i keep on getting a change of colour in my still do soft coated yellow ## I have a small round yellow pill it's crushable material and all it says is apo with a line in the middle the...

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