Abreva Overview1-Docosanol, also known as behenyl alcohol, is a saturated fatty alcohol containing 22 carbon atoms, used traditionally as an emollient, emulsifier, and thickener in cosmetics, and nutritional supplement (as an individual entity and also as a constituent of policosanol). More recently, docosanol has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a pharmaceutical antiviral agent for reducing the duration of cold...
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- Cream: 10%
NDC Database Records for Abreva: (3 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0135-0200 Abreva 100 mg/g Topical Cream by Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare Lp
- 50090-3476 Abreva 100 mg/g Topical Cream by A-s Medication Solutions
- 63379-056 Abreva 100 mg/g Topical Cream by Glaxo Operations Uk Ltd