white petrolatum

white pe·tro·la·tum

petrolatum that has been decolorized for cosmesis by treatment with activated charcoal.
Synonym(s): white soft paraffin

white petrolatum

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Another patient had an adverse reaction after resurfacing because she did not follow instructions to apply white petrolatum to her chest following laser resurfacing, Dr.
Petroleum jelly also known as petrolatum or white petrolatum is a semi solid lipid based ointment which is a mixture of long chain hydrocarbons.
The donor sites are closed primarily in layers, and white petrolatum ointment is applied to the wounds three times daily for 14 days.
Petrolatum USP: Penreco produces the following grades of high quality white petrolatum that complies with White Petrolatum USP requirements and FDA requirements as per 21 CFR 172.
After which, the mixed stearyl alcohol, white wax and white petrolatum for the absorption ointment base were melted at a heat not less than 75 C using a hot dish with water thermometer.
Symptomatic treatment of pityriasis rosea is generally adequate, and includes topical emollients, such as white petrolatum or midpotency steroid creams and antihistamines for pruritus (6) (strength of recommendation [SOR]: A).
Pairwise comparisons indicated that the mean improvement associated with 20% arnica was greater than with white petrolatum (P = 0*003), and the improvement with arnica was greater than with the mixture of 1% vitamin K and 0*3% retinol (P = 0*01).
MoistureWorx is a moisturizing skin protection spray containing 30% white petrolatum in a nano-particle delivery system that allows users to get the skin-protecting benefits of the ingredient without the thick and oily properties that are normally associated with it.
35% white petrolatum (Vusion), which received Food and Drug Administration approval last year as the only antifungal treatment for Candida diaper dermatitis in the United States.
The following bases were investigated: Oleaginous ointment bases namely, white petrolatum only, and simple ointment containing cetostearyl alcohol (5% w/w), hard paraffin (5% w/w), wool fat (5% w/w), and white petrolatum (85% w/w) (The Pharmaceutical Codex, 1979); surfactant-stabilized cream bases namely, a glyceryl monostearin cream base containing glyceryl monostearate (5% w/w), sodium lauryl sulphate (3% w/w), cetostearyl alcohol (2% w/w), liquid paraffin B.
Collagenase SANTYL([R]) Ointment is a selective enzymatic debriding agent that contains 250 collagenase units per gram of white petrolatum USP.
The product contains 30% white petrolatum USP within the company's nanotechnology micellular delivery system, providing a grease- and oil-free formulation that is easily applied in a fine mist spray.