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Ointments

ointments

Semisolid preparations used topically for protective emollient effects or as a vehicle for local administration of medicaments; ointment bases are various mixtures of fats, waxes, animal and plant oils and solid and liquid hydrocarbons.

Synonym: salves; unctions; unguents.


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Bug Identification Needed

... before, it had instantly died right as it "stung" me. It is still sensitive to the touch, and throbs, and stings terribly. I have tried ointments the nurse gave me but it doesnt work. could someone tell me what this is please??? I've been searching and can't seem to find any answers, ...

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by klo3
Wed Apr 20, 2011 1:52 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Bug Identification Needed
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More general biology questions..

... into sporeling, which then develop into bacteria? 8."Bacterial antibiotics do not act against fungi" - why not? 9. "antifungal ointments and oral preparations are used to treat fungal infections." - what is an oral preparation? 10. Examples of arthropods are nits, houseflies ...

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by freedompeace
Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:30 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: More general biology questions..
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Lipid for research purpose

... lipids similar to lipid layer of the skin. I would like to treat it using a UV lamp, for e.g., and observe the penetration of topically applied ointments or creams. For this purpose, what are the artificially available lipid layers that I can use for this experiment. Or what would be the optimum ...

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by rpriyamtech
Tue Apr 20, 2010 11:58 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Lipid for research purpose
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Views: 522

Re: Brain/Anxiety, my situation.

... out, my Dad was talking to me about first aid, (this has always been a problem of mine, and I go weak at the knees, and unconscious over creams/ointments, it is very embarrassing, and I dont understand why. Is this anxiety? Some visual disturbance? Also, my scans showed I had no pressure on ...

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by chetanladdha
Thu Nov 17, 2005 3:19 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain/Anxiety, my situation.
Replies: 5
Views: 3159

Brain/Anxiety, my situation.

... out, my Dad was talking to me about first aid, (this has always been a problem of mine, and I go weak at the knees, and unconscious over creams/ointments, it is very embarrassing, and I dont understand why. Is this anxiety? Some visual disturbance? Also, my scans showed I had no pressure on ...

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by Leesa
Tue Nov 15, 2005 12:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain/Anxiety, my situation.
Replies: 5
Views: 3159


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