ZINC OXIDE - TOPICAL
Common Brand Name(s): Desitin
Phonetic Pronunciation: (zink OX-ide)
Information last revised May 2010
What does ZINC OXIDE OINTMENT look like?
zinc oxide 20 % Ointment
zinc oxide Ointment
Diaper Rash Relief 10 % Ointment
Sayman Salve 87 %-8.8 % Ointment
This medication is used to treat and prevent diaper rash and other minor skin irritations (e.g., burns, cuts, scrapes). It works by forming a barrier on the skin to protect it from irritants/moisture.
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