What is Zincofax used for?
Zincofax® Original is recommended by pharmacists and has been used by parents for generations to help treat and prevent diaper rash and temporarily help relieve minor skin irritation due to diaper rash. It protects from wetness and promotes healing.
Can you use Zincofax on newborn?
Although there is no minimum age to use Zincofax®, Paladin suggests parents consult their healthcare provider for advice about treating diaper rash in a premature baby.
Is Zincofax a barrier cream?
Zincofax® is a rich, creamy ointment. It glides smoothly on tender skin to form a protective barrier without causing discomfort to your baby.
Is Zincofax good for adults?
Proper use of Zincofax Original For topical dosage form (cream): For prevention and treatment of diaper rash: Adults—Apply to the affected area of the skin as needed. Children—Apply to the affected area of the skin as needed.
Can I put zinc on my face?
One 2012 study reported that oral zinc was effective for inflammatory and bacterial forms of acne. An earlier study found oral zinc was effective for people with mild acne, too. In addition to its anti-inflammatory properties, topical zinc may help clear acne-causing bacteria from the skin and reduce oil production.
Is zinc oxide good for baby face?
Zinc oxide (25%-40%) pastes and ointments are safe and effective for diaper rash, but in higher concentration they are difficult to remove from the baby’s skin due to their thick and adherent nature.
Can I put zinc oxide on baby’s face?
Aquaphor & Acne The use of zinc oxide in babies is generally considered to be safe. In some instances, a baby with allergies to certain agents may have a reaction to the ointment. Drugs.com suggests common related allergens to include zinc, dimethicone, lanolin, petroleum jelly, parabens, mineral oil or wax.
Is zinc oxide safe for eczema?
Zinc oxide is an FDA-approved anti-inflammatory treatment that is recommended by many dermatologists around the world for irritated skin conditions, such as rash, poison ivy, and even eczema. Clinical research confirms that it soothes and calms the skin.
Can you put Metanium on face?
Metanium Cream On Face should not been used. Some people have been known to use it for acne, but it is not made for use on the face. Metanium Rash Cream Is licensed for nappy rash only.