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Sulfur & Cream of Tartar Wafer

Years ago, given to each of us once per day for keeping mosquitos from biting & if they bit us, would not cause problems. ## Where can I find Sulfur and Cream of Tarter Wafers? I took them as a kid and never had any problems with bug bites and ticks and we played in the woods every day. As I got older I never had acne. I wanted to have my daughter try it, but can not find them. They were a little flat wafer about the size of a quarter and chewable. The taste was not bad at all....and a somewhat sweet. Can someone help me find this product if it exists? ## Linda, glad to see that someone besides I remembers these wafers. I still have not found them anywhere but I will keep checking smalltowm pharmicies & hopefully locate them somewhere!!! I just know they were wonderful! ## I fou...

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Can Ichthammol be used for hidradenitis?

My son was diagnosed this week with hidradenitis. I was wondering whether or not ichthammol (black drawing salve) could be used on it. I have another friend who used it on some boil-like areas on his butt and under his arm which seem to be much like the hidradenitis areas I've read about. ## the ichthammol ointment 20% is black in the tub is this the color it should be or is this color because of out date . ## Hello Teachermom114, If your son has hidradenitis then it is possible that Ichthammol would be able to help him. Some members of the dailystrength hidradenitis-suppurativa section report that they carry a tube of this everywhere with them. My only concern is that most doctors will advise you don't pop or squeeze the sores because this can cause infection and I'm not ce...

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What is Betametasona Clotrimazol Gentamicina cream used for?

I live in San Antonio, Texas. Is this cream available in the States? Is it SAFE? ## @ERQ, The combination of Betametasona + Clotrimazol + Gentamicina is marketed towards treating various skin conditions such as pain, inflammation, itching, bacterial/fungal infections, etc. From what I've seen mentioned in another thread here, this cream is allegedly available with your doctor's prescription here in the US. However further reports suggest that it costs only a fraction of the price down in Mexico for the same ointment (i.e. $30 in the US and less than $2 in Mexico). Given this information, my suggestion would be to just get it prescribed in the US since the cost of driving to Mexico and back from Texas is probably a lot more than the difference you'd end up saving in the price...

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Elase ointment for wound

PLEASE TELL ME WHO MAKES ELASE AND WHERE TO FIND ELASE OINTMENT ## Elase is a debridement ointment used to treat deep skin wounds or ulcers. From what I can find, it is manufactured by Zuelig Pharma, a division of Pfizer in Malaysia and that's also where it is available, as it not sold in the U.S. Learn more Elase details here. Have you visited a U.S. doctor? They would be able to help you discover what options are available here. ## Where can i get this elase ointment? ## Hi dear My father in low has been suffering from bed sore for 20 years and he use the Elase ointment . He lives in Iran and how can he prepare this ointment? ## Please tell me how I can find Elase ointment in toronto? Thanks. ## Hi, did you find out where to buy this elase ointment?

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How To Use Practin And Dexona

To escape out of these symptoms drink excesive water or cal me on 871{edited for privacy} ## please send me your number in {edited for privacy} i want to ask you few questions. ## I WANT TO KNOW HOW TO OVERCOME THESE SIDE EFFECTS. I HAVE ALLERGIC REACTIONS ON MY FACE WHEN I STOP TAKING THESE AND LOSS OF APPETITE ALSO. PLEASE SUGGEST ME WHAT SHOULD I DO? {edited for privacy} ## Hi sir, My Name is Chetan. My age is 24 running. Weight 55kg I was using practin and dexona since 5 months for weight gaining. After 5 months i left to eat it slowly. Means i was taking daily 2 tablets i made it 1 tablet daily after i made it half tablet daily. And now a days i left completely before 1 weak. Sir is there any side effects of this tablet. Cause i m suffering little side effect means whenever i eat s...

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Accutane and Infertility

I took accutane almost 14 years ago as a teenager. I am now a 32 year old woman who has just been diagnosed with infertility that they believe is linked to autoimmune issues. I truly believe that accutane is the cause of this; from the research that I have done it seems that accutane has been linked to other thyroid-related diseases, but that they have not yet been able to prove a link between accutane and infertility. There are, however, actually more people like me out there than I originally thought. Being diagnosed with ovarian dysfunction has been a horrific, horrific blow. And while there was plenty of information about accutane and birth defects, no one ever mentioned a possibility of future infertility. I was a teenager! This is a tragedy and I believe something should be done a...

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Use Of Propysalic Nf Ointment

pleas suggest all the details of the given ## Propysalic-NF Ointment contains: clobetasol propionate 0.05 % + salicylic acid 3.5 %. Clobetasol is used to treat the itching, redness, dryness, crusting, scaling, inflammation, and discomfort of various skin and scalp conditions. Topical salicylic acid is used to help clear and prevent pimples and skin blemishes in people who have acne. It is also used to treat skin conditions that involve scaling or overgrowth of skin cells such as psoriasis (a skin disease in which red, scaly patches form on some areas of the body), ichthyoses (inborn conditions that cause skin dryness and scaling), dandruff, corns, calluses, and warts on the hands or feet. You can read more about both of these active ingredients via the links below: I hope this helps ans...

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Althea for acne cure

Hi! I'm a 30 y/o single female not sexually active & have never been pregnant; with a history of PCOS (diagnosed when i was 19) and with it comes severe facial/back acne & other skin problems . To correct my condition, my OB prescribed Gracial OCP, which i have to take for a month. As promised, i got my period after finishing the whole pack. However my body seemed to not favor the pill as i gained immense weight immediately, acne got more severe, arm pit /groin darkened severely & dark brown spots appear on my nape and cheek, my skin was at the worse, i was bloated all the time i looked pregnant! It was the most horrible experience of my life. It took it's toll on my self esteem, i was depressed for a while due to my appearance...In my exasperation I did my own resea...

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Krimson35 - side effects / purpose

Hello, I am a 32 yr old female. I have had gynec issues in the past like missed / delayed / bad periods etc. That is sort of ok now, but i have a lot of hair growth on my chin, upperlips & breasts. And hair loss on my scalp (hirsutism) I am not prone to acne / pimples other than some rare occasional outbursts. I am overweight despite my controlled diet. No thyroid prob detected. My doc prescribed Krimson 35 and i have been taking it for the past 15 days. Apart from the various common side effects, i have started getting pimples on my face and chest area. And my phlem has increased considerably with no other symptoms of cold/cough. is this normal, or should i contact my doctor? ## The pimples are fairly normal, since it is actually a hormonal based contraceptive. The phlegm, however,...

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vagina and clobetasol propionate

My gynocologist upon my annual pap, showed me pointing a mirror at my vagina that I have some white skin that could possibly end in pre-cancer or worse. So she prescribed “clobetasol propionate .05. When I got home, I realized I have absolutely no idea where this cream suppose to go??? I guess my best bet is to go back to my gyno and ask her to show me again. Do you by any chance know off hand where to put this cream? Thank you if you can help. ## Hello Sue, Sorry to hear about your skin condition. Hopefully I can provide you with some help. I would like to start by saying that you can always start by contacting your OBGYN or your pharmacy for instructions on how to administer your medication. According to the National Institute of Health the cream/ointment should be applied topic...

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Gelmicin cream

Brand Name: Gelmicin Active Ingredients (Topical Cream): -Betamethasone Dipropionate 0.05% -Clotrimazole 1% -Gentamicin Sulfate 0.1% Manufacturer: Collins Productos Farmaceuticos Availability: Mexico Indications: -Betamethasone is a steroid medication used for a variety of conditions including, but not limited to rheumatic disorders, lupus, skin diseases (dermatitis/psoriasis), asthma, angioedema, preterm labor, crohn's disease, & leukemia. -Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication. -Gentamicin is an antibiotic used to treat various types of bacterial infections. ## My son has sun spots on his face will gelmicin get rid of them? ## what does this cream do? ## I have what I think is psoriasis and a friend said he used this cream for his and it work. Does it work for that ## How d...

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Skin problems

I'm getting minor acne on my face and my skin glow is almost lost. The quality of my skin is getting weird. Can u kindly recommend me a multivitamin supplement or suggest a diet that I should follow to overcome these problems? I'm concerned dat if I take multivitamin supplements, I might have weight gain and the acne on my face would increase.. Plz help. What should I do? ## I am a 22 year old girl. I am looking for a solution for my skin problem and would like to know how to brighten my face using nturl or a vitamin supplement? My skin is very sensitive and it's becoming dull day by day. Please suggest the healthiest way to get rid of all skin problems. Thanks. ## I'm from Tamil Nadu, India. I have been using skin lite cream for 1 year, but when i try to stop using it m...

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campho phenique scab relief

Is campho phenique scab relief still sold? If so, where? If not, is there any other like vthis product that is the same formula? ## The Cold Sore Scab Relief has been discontinued. The active ingredients were Pramoxine, a local anesthetic, and White Petrolatum, so all it really did was temporarily alleviate any pain or irritation and moisturize the area, since the other ingredient is just pretroleum jelly. I didn't find this exact combo listed in anything else, but you can try asking your pharmacist. Are there any questions or comments? ## I disagree. I've used petroleum jelly, I've used healing creams for lips and still, if I awaken in the morning and yawn, the scab will crack and bleed. When I use the Campho Phenique for scab relief, it seems to stay on and keep the scab m...

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use of evion skin cream for fairness

evion cream gives you fairness! i use it for my baby! it gives moisture to the skin and improves the skin tone! than any other baby cream and lotion this evion cream gives glow on my baby skin! ## One of my friends applying propysalic nf for fairness cream to face is it safe ## I have acne and breakouts on my lowe back portion please suggest some tropical medicine for this ## Really, it does works? Can i use this cream for my 2 months old baby to increase skin complexion

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Gelmicin creme & acne

Can Gelmicin Be Used To Get Rid Of Pimples Or Acne ## Hello, Based on my research, Gelmicin is used to treat infected skin disorders and Fungal skin infections such as: athlete's foot, ringworm, and candida skin infections. I can't find any information stating that it will be beneficial for Acne. Have you tried using tea tree oil or apple cider vinegar? I have heard that they can be beneficial because of their anti bacterial properties. Please post back if you have any more questions or concerns. ## Yes Gelmicin does cure acne ! I used it because i have really bad acne all over my face. not only did it take my acne but it also reduce the irritation from my face. one thing is use a small does of medication and only put it on at night because if you go out with the cream and the s...

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accutane long term side effects

I have a son that took accutane 60 mg a day for six months in a row three years ago. Now after many trips to doctors over strange medical problems, it seems accuatne is the culprit medication that has caused servere joint and muscle pain, severe dry lips, redness in face, eye infections of own immune system attacking itself, systems of osteoarthritis in both shoulders, both wrist and right hand, blood in stool, possible hair loss, abnormal liver function test results in AST and ALT. My son went from being a high school football and track athlete while taking this medication three years ago to someone that is in constant pain just washing a car. After I have researched this drug extensively, I can't believe that the FDA allows this drug originally made for cancer patients to be marke...

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can duofilm be used for genital warts??

i am trying to find a affective cure for genital warts dose duofilm work and wat are some outher cures and some advice ## Duofilm is a topical Salicylic Acid preperation said to help with warts, corns and calluses. However, it is not recommended to try it for other uses, such as genital warts, unless your doctor has said it is okay. It can cause some pretty bad reactions and skin irritation. Genital warts are caused by an HPV virus, that said, there is NO CURE for them. There are medications that can help treat and prevent future eruptions of them, but you cannot completely get rid of this virus and will always run the risk of infecting someone else if proper steps are not taken for protection during sex. That said, the best advice you can be given is to always use protection, IE: condo...

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nefrosave

side effects,how long one can take it and its role in polycystic kidney ## i want to know that does this drug have any preventive role in progressig renal failure due to polycysic kidney disease?what is its pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics?for how long one can take it?any side effects?effect on GFR? ## how how many days can i take nefrosave tablets for the kidney? what is the dosage? What are the side effects? please help me ## I want to know the details and side effects of the medicine. I have peptic ulcer problem. Can I take this medici ne. ## what is the role of nefrosave in protein urea is it safe and will prevent further kideny damage ## Hi Guys, My Father has chronic Kidney disease. and doctor suggested to have "Nefrosave". I would like to know how good this table is ...

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diane pills 35

gsto ko po malamn kung safe po ba ung after 21 tablets ko n pg inom ng diane pills ung 7 days na wala kang iinumin eh safe ka po ba n mkipagsex? d ba aq mabuntis nun? ## Safe po bang makipag sex after inumin ung 21 pills then 7 days pills free..ung wala kang inumin kc inaantay mo ung regla... ## Ask ko lang po kung safe po ba makipag sex after ko maubos yung 21 tablets ng althea pills habang naghihintay nalang ako ng menstruation period ko? ## ang dian 35 pills ba nkkapg palaki ng boobs I'm gay and ma enhance ba ang skin ko mkkpag tanggal b ciya ng acne or pimples or mgging like a girl ako

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Santyl Ointment

Hi! Can I use Santyl on my face to remove dark skin and on the lines of the face? ## Santyl is a collagenese ointment that is normally used for debribedement, such as when someone has a wound that won't heal and has developed necrotic tissue. Has your doctor told you to use it for these purposes? Otherwise, I can only think that such use would be inappropriate and is likely to cause more harm than good. You can learn more about it here: ## I had a severe infection in my rectal area and the surgeon had to dig deep to clear out the affected tissue. I am left with a deep cavity which requires daily changing of a fistula, and wound care. The cavity seems to be narrowing. Santyl is used in wound care, but it's too expensive. Can you recommend a substitute?

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