Benzoin Tincture

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Tincture of benzoin is a pungent solution of benzoin resin in ethanol. A similar preparation called Friar's Balsam or Compound Benzoin Tincture contains, in addition, Cape aloes or Barbados aloes and storax resin.[1][2] Friar's balsam was invented by Joshua Ward around 1760. Use Compound Benzoin Tincture is often applied to skin under adhesive bandage. It protects the skin from allergy to the adhesive and makes the bandage adhere longer.[3] I...

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tincture benzoin spray ## Benzoin Tincture is used externally in the form of a tincture, diluted with water as a mild stimulant and antiseptic in irritable conditions of the skin. It acts as a carminative when taken internally is rapidly absorbed, and mildly expectorant diuretic and antiseptic to the urinary passages. In the form of Compound Tincture of Benzoin, it is used as an inhalant with steam in laryngitis and bronchitis. It is a preservative of fats, and is used for that purpose in Adips Benzoatus. More information: ## I've had them before and didn't think it was any good. It was pink then. I had one and I thought it looked like gaviscon.

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Friar's balsam compound benzoin tincture. Who is the manufacturer? What are all of the ingredients? I have used Rougier's for some time and cannot find it in the USA. ## Friar's Balsam is actually the name of the manufacturer. A 4oz Friar's Balsam 'Benzoin Compound' contains the following ingredients: Siam Benzoin resin (Styrax tonkinensis) Storax balsam (Liquidambar orientalis) Balsam of Tolu (Toluifera balsamum) Balsam of Peru (Toluifera pareiræ) Cape Aloe leaf latex (Aloe ferox) Myrrh tears (Commiphora abyssinica) Angelica root (Angelica archangelica) Aromatic exudate harvested from trees Certified Organically Grown I hope this helps to answer your question! ## David, I disagree that Friar's is the manufacturer. The Friar's Balsam Compound B...

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Benzoin Tincture
  • Tincture: 10%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Benzoin Tincture: (1 result)

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  • 0395-0247 Benzoin Tincture 1000 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Humco Holding Group, Inc.

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