Generic Name: EMOLLIENTS - TOPICAL Natural Cold Sore Top Uses
This medication has 2 types of ingredients (emollient,
keratolytic) that work together to treat or prevent dry, rough, scaly, itchy
skin (e.g., eczema, keratosis, xerosis). Dry skin is caused by a loss of water
in the upper layer of the skin. Emollients are substances that soften and
moisturize the skin and decrease itching and flaking. Emollients/moisturizers
work by forming an oily layer on the top of the skin that traps water in the
skin. Petrolatum, lanolin, mineral oil, and dimethicone are common
Lactic acid, salicylic acid, and urea are keratolytics.
They increase moisture in the skin by softening/dissolving the horny substance
(keratin) holding the top layer of skin cells together. This helps the dead
skin cells fall off and helps the skin keep more water in. Higher strengths of
urea are used to treat corns, callous, and some nail problems (e.g., ingrown...
As the old saying goes, a woman's true age shows first on her neck and hands. Well, it's probably a wise idea to take a good look at your lips while you're at it. Over the years, the lips begin to thin out and lose their plump pout. There are a multitude of reasons why lips seem to shrink. Sometimes, it's simply genetics. Chances are, if your parents' lips have thinned out, yours will too. In addition, smoking and tanning cause further damage by breaking down the collagen in your skin. Your lips are particularly susceptible to this breakdown for two reasons. First, the skin on your lips is thinner (which is why it cracks so easily when chapped). In addition, lips have no oil glands or melanin to help protect from drying and damage. Don't mind spending some money? If you're looking for a long-term way to fix the problem, ask your dermatologist about injectable collagen fillers. These types of treatment use either bovine or human collagen to add fulln...
Generic Name: DECONGESTANT/DEXTROMETHORPHAN/ACETAMINOPHEN/GUAIFENESIN -
ORAL Mucinex Cold-Flu & Sore Throat Oral Interactions
If your doctor has directed you to use this medication,
your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug
interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change
the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or pharmacist
This product should not be used with the following
medications because very serious (rarely fatal) interactions may
MAO inhibitors (isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue,
moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine, rasagiline, selegiline,
If you are currently using any of these medications listed
above, tell your doctor or pharmacist before starting this medication. Avoid
taking MAO inhibitors within 2 weeks before, during, and after taking this
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