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aluminum

 (Al) [ah-loo´mĭ-num]
a chemical element, atomic number 13, atomic weight 26.982. (See Appendix 6.) It occurs naturally in many foods in low concentrations and is also present in many pharmaceuticals and drinking water. High levels in the body can be toxic; see aluminum poisoning.
aluminum acetate solution Burow's solution.
basic aluminum carbonate gel an aluminum hydroxide–aluminum carbonate gel, used as an antacid, for treatment of hyperphosphatemia in renal insufficiency, and to prevent phosphate urinary calculi.
aluminum chloride a topical astringent solution and antiperspirant.
aluminum chlorohydrate an antiperspirant; called also aluminum hydroxychloride.
aluminum hydroxide the hydroxide of aluminum, used as an antacid and phosphate binder; the official preparation is aluminum hydroxide gel.
aluminum hydroxide gel a preparation of aluminum hydroxide in suspension or dried form, used as an antacid in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastric hyperacidity and as a phosphate binder in treatment of phosphate nephrolithiasis.
aluminum hydroxychloride aluminum chlorohydrate.
aluminum oxide Al2O3, occurring naturally as various minerals; used in the production of abrasives, refractories, ceramics, catalysts, to strengthen dental ceramics, and in chromatography.
aluminum phosphate gel a water suspension of aluminum phosphate and some flavoring agents; used as a gastric antacid, astringent, and soothing agent.
aluminum poisoning the toxic effects of high levels of aluminum or its compounds in the body. In the gastrointestinal tract aluminum inhibits absorption of electrolytes; inhalation of aluminum fumes may cause pulmonary fibrosis; and aluminum in the bloodstream may lead to serious neurological symptoms, such as in dialysis encephalopathy.
aluminum silicate the silicate salt of aluminum, found in nature in several different hydrated forms that have pharmaceutical or dental uses; see attapulgite, fuller's earth, and kaolin.
aluminum subacetate a compound used as an astringent, diluted with water.
aluminum sulfate a compound used as an astringent solution and antiperspirant.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
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* Tap water or Burrow's or Domeboro solutions applied with dressings to blistered or oozing lesions for 20 minutes twice a day helps dry weepy lesions.
If tepid baths, cool wet compresses, Burrow's solution, or Domeboro don't improve the situation, ask your doctor to prescribe a strong hydrocortisone cream.
Upon closing, the purchaser will hold Moberg Pharma's entire Global Consumer Health Business comprising both direct and distributor sales under the over-the-counter brands Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, New Skin, Dermoplast, Domeboro, Emtrix and Zanmira, including all assets and liabilities related to such business (the OTC-business).
Moberg Pharma's portfolio includes the OTC brands Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, Balmex, NewSkin, Domeboro and Fiber Choice.
The company's portfolio includes the OTC brands Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, Balmex, Domeboro, New Skin, Fiber Choiceand PediaCare.
In December 2013 Moberg purchased Domeboro, a $2.9 million heritage anti-itch brand that provides effective treatment of minor skin irritations.
(5) Sterile water, sodium bicarbonate in glycerol, 2% acetic acid (VoSoL, Domeboro), ethylene oxide polyoxypropylene (Addax), and acpd (arachis oil, chlorobutanol, p-dichlorobenzene [Cerumenol]) were all of equal efficacy.
Moberg Pharma's portfolio includes the OTC brands Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, New Skin, Dermoplast and Domeboro. Kerasal Nail (Emtrix, Zanmira or Nalox in certain markets) is a leading OTC treatment of nail disorders in the US, Canada as well as in several markets in EU and Southeast Asia.
Moberg Pharma,a Swedish pharmaceutical company, includes the OTC brands Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, Balmex, Domeboro, New Skin, Fiber Choice and PediaCare.
The consumer products company fields eight principal brands: Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, Kerasal NeuroCream, Balmex, Domeboro, JointFlex, Vanquish and Fergon.
The company's portfolio includes the OTC brands Kerasal, Kerasal Nail, Balmex, Jointflex, Domeboro, Vanquish, and Fergon.
Other significant brands in the antiseptic market include Combe Inc.'s Lanacane and Miles Laboratories Inc.'s Domeboro.