Salicylic Acid

Category: Skin Care

Salicylic Acid Overview

Salicylic acid is an organic compound with the formula HOC6H4CO2H. A colorless, bitter-tasting solid, it is a precursor to and a metabolite of aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid). It is a plant hormone.[9] The name is from Latin salix for willow tree. It is an ingredient in some anti-acne products. Salts and esters of salicylic acid are known as salicylates. Contents 1 Uses 1.1 Medicine 1.2 Uses in manufacturing 1.3 Other uses 2 Mechanism of action 3 Safety 4 Production and ...

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Canex V cream on peeled, irritated vaginal skin

I recently had gernital warts on the outside of my vagina. I used wart magic which contained salicylic acid and now my skin peeled off and is causing a burning sensation. Can I use to Canex V cream to soothe the pain as it was suggested to me? ## Hello, Kyla! Very sorry about the problem you're having, that has to be miserable. But no, please see your doctor and get something that they say is safe for you to use on the area. It is far too easy to get an infection in your pubic area and you could end up making yourself even more miserable by using the wrong thing that could cause even more irritation. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## I had blisters and they were not painful, so I went to the doctor and she gave me doxycline + metrionidazole and a shot but still the infec...

The Ingredients For Bgo Cream Made By Calotabs Co Of Greenville Sc

I am looking for the ingredients of BGO made by Calotabs Co of Greenville, SC years ago. My jar has long been worn smooth and can't read it. ## This product is no longer available, but from another user on our site that was asking about it, the ingredients listed on the packaging were as follows: Salicylic Acid, Sulphur, Zinc Oxid, Phenol Calamine, Menthol, Petrolatum, Lanolin and mineral oil. The only thing I can suggest is trying to find a similar product that contains the same ingredients. Have you tried asking your pharmacist if they can recommend something? ## if you have the ingredients and even a small sample a compound pharmacy can remake it for you! ## I don't know how old your jar of BGO (Beeman's Greaseless Ointment) is, but my father owned the company from the mi...

TRP white diamond pill

Trying to identify a white diamond shaped pill about 1/4 inch long, 3/16 inch thick. One side has the marking TRP on it. What can it be, as it doesn't match and of the descriptions that I've seen? ## I double checked this site's NDC database, and I believe I found an over the counter product which matches your description. NDC 17312-043, "Ring Relief" tablets. Looks like a homeopathic formula which is meant to help with ringing in the ears. White, diamond-shaped tablets with the marking TRP. It appears to be available over the counter from places like Amazon. Ingredients: - Allylthiourea - Arnica Montana - Calcium Sulfide - Hypericum Perforatum - Lycopodium Clavatum Spore - Mercurius Solubilis - Salicylic Acid - Silicon Dioxide {affiliate link added}

mazon ointment

want to use Mazon soap & ointment for itch & skin rash. I am allergic to wheat, wool, chcken eggs & milk. As a child Mazon soap & ointment was used with success. ## Hello, Lois! How are you? I'm sorry about your multiple allergies. Mason Medicated Cream is still available, the manufacturer even has a telephone ordering center, you can reach them at 888-418-2783. The FDA classifies this an over the counter product, so it isn't regulated and its active ingredients are listed as being salicylic acid, resorcinol and coal tar. The only known side effects are skin redness and irritation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## The massage therapist at my Chiropractor's office, whom I gave a jar of Mazon cream, never complained about skin irritation and itchiness...

OxyFend - Genital Warts Treatment

I just want to know if anyone here have used before the cream Oxyfend? We've found out that my elder sister have genital warts. We skip on using the home remedies as a treatment as what my mother decision. We've been looking for best homeopathic medicine. As I've search over Google, many were preferring for cream Oxyfend as genital warts treatment. Is it effective? ## You should be informed that there is no actual cure for genital warts, but there are medications that can help control them and prevent or treat the symptoms. This is an over the counter product that claims to help with many of the symptoms, but as a natural product that contains a proprietary formula of things such as Salicylic Acid and Green Tea, which they claim are infused with Oxygen, it is not actually pr...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Salicylic Acid
  • Cream: 5% + 10%, 6%
  • Film, Extended Release: 15%, 17%
  • Gel: 17%, 2%, 5%, 6%
  • Liquid: 0.5%, 12%, 13.6%, 16.7%, 17%, 17.6%, 2%, 20%
  • Lotion: 1.8%, 2%, 3%, 6%
  • Ointment: 3%
  • Powder: 100%
  • Shampoo: 1.8%, 2%, 2% + 2%, 3%, 4%
  • Soap: 1%, 2%
  • Unassigned: 0.5%, 1%, 2%, 40%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Salicylic Acid: (2141 results)

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  • 0023-4948 Skin Medica Purifying Foaming Wash 20 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-4951 Skinmedica Purifying Toner 20 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0096-0738 Dhs Sal .035 g/g Topical Shampoo by Person and Covey
  • 0113-0137 Salicylic Acid .17 mg/9ml Topical Liquid by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0113-0138 Salicylic Acid .17 mg/9.8ml Topical Liquid by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0187-1605 Acnefree 2-in-1 5 mg Topical Cloth by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1638 Acnefree 2 g/100ml Topical Liquid by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1639 Acnefree 20 mg Topical Solution by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-1640 Acnefree Drying 10 mg/ml Topical Lotion by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5010 Acnefree Body Clearing 2.84 g/142g Topical Spray by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5019 Acnefree Energizing 3-in-1 5 mg/1 Topical Cloth by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5470 Ambi Even and Clear Exfoliating Wash 5 mg/g Topical Cream by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5471 Ambi Even and Clear Exfoliating Wash 5 mg/g Topical Cream by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-5472 Ambi Even and Clear Foaming Cleanser 5 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-6100 Clenziderm Daily Care Foaming Cleanser 20 mg/ml Topical Liquid by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0187-6102 Clenziderm Pore Therapy 20 mg/ml Topical Solution by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0220-4526 Salicylicum Acidum 6 [Hp_c]/6[hp_c] Oral Pellet by Boiron
  • 0220-4528 Salicylicum Acidum 30 [Hp_c]/30[hp_c] Oral Pellet by Boiron
  • 0295-0071 Zapzyt Acne Wash Cleanser 2 g/100g Topical Gel by Denison Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 0295-1039 Salex 60 mg/ml Topical Lotion by Denison Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 2121 more results ...

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