trolamine


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trolamine

 [tro´lah-mēn]
an alkalizing agent used in pharmaceutical preparations; when mixed with salicylic acid it is called trolamine salicylate and used as a topical analgesic and sunscreen.

tro·la·mine

(trō'lă-mēn),
USAN-approved contraction for triethanolamine, N(CH2CH2OH)3.

trolamine

[trol′əmēn]
a contraction for triethanolamine.

trolamine

a mixture of alkanolamines consisting largely of triethanolamine and containing some di- and monoethanolamine; used as an alkalizing agent in pharmaceutical preparations.
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If wound drainage is minimal, another treatment option is Biafine, a trolamine cream often used to promote healing in burn patients, she said.
com is the leading online retailer for Avibon vitamin A retinyl palmitate (retinol) and today the site announces consumers worldwide can order Avibon (the active ingredient in tretinoin), as well as Homeoplasmine in 40g tubes that heals dry, cracked skin and lips, and Biafine Trolamine for post-treatment for cosmetic and plastic surgery and dermatology treatments.
Biafine Trolamine contains non-toxic ingredients in an herbal base and its uses include burn dressings, post-treatment for cosmetic and plastic surgery, and dermatology treatments (such as sunburn).
Vantelin's Odorless Liquid is the company's "halo product, " utilizing 10% trolamine salicylate to relieve aches and pains.
The following six ingredients (PABA, padimate-O, cinoxate, meradimate, sulisobenzone and trolamine salicylate) are rarely used in today's formulations for reasons discussed earlier.
For its part, Myoflex is a an odorless, greaseless, topical pain-relieving cream containing 10 % trolamine salicylate for the treatment of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with arthritis, strains and sprains, and simple backache.
Robert Sayre's petition calls for the elimination of all the salicylates (homosalate, octisalate and trolamine salicylate) and the benzo-phenones (oxybenzone, dioxybenzone and sulisobenzone).
Our flagship product [Flex-Power joint- and muscle-relief cream] has become the ideal O-T-C topical based on consumers' wishes," he says, adding that it exhibits no offensive odors, produces gradual health, is affordable and features such innovative ingredients as trolamine salicylate, MSM and glucosamine, which are combined with Flex-Somes, billed as a unique delivery system of microscopic capsules that penetrate quickly and deeply to provide irritation-free skin relief.
Robert Sayre's Citizen Petition to the FDA requesting the Commissioner to formally withdraw approval of the anti-inflammatory sunscreen ingredients dioxybenzone, oxybenzone, trolamine salicylate, homosalate and octisalate has drawn considerable interest in the industry.
Sayre's petition requests that the FDA formally withdraws approval of the anti-inflammatory sunscreen ingredients dioxybenzone, oxybenzone, trolamine salicylate, homosalate, and octisalate.