ALOE VESTA PROTECTIVE PETROLATUM

Get an overview of ALOE VESTA PROTECTIVE (petrolatum ointment), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in ALOE VESTA PROTECTIVE can be sold under different names.

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Drug Basics

Brand Name: ALOE VESTA PROTECTIVE

Generic Name: PETROLATUM

Drug Type: HUMAN OTC DRUG

Route: TOPICAL

Dosage Form: OINTMENT

Data Current As Of: 2018-10-06

active ingredient


Petrolatum 43%

purpose

Skin Protectant

uses

  • Temporarily protects minor
  • cuts
  • scrapes
  • burns.
  • Temporarily protects and helps relieve chapped or cracked skin and lips.
  • Helps treat and prevent diaper rash.
  • Protects minor skin irritation associated with diaper rash and helps seal out wetness.

warnings

For external use only.

do not use on

  • deep or puncture wounds
  • animal bites
  • serious burns.

when using this product

do not get into eyes.

stop use & see a doctor if

condition lasts more than 7 days.

keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or consult a Poison Control Center right away.

directions

For skin protection:

  • Apply as needed.

For diaper rash:

  • Change wet and soiled diapers promptly, cleanse the diaper area, and allow to dry.
  • Apply liberally, as often as necessary, with each diaper change, especially at bedtime or any time when exposure to wet diapers may be prolonged.

other information

Store at 15 oC - 30 oC (59 oF - 86 oF).

inactive ingredients

Water, Mineral Oil, Hydroxylated Lanolin, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Ozokerite, PEG-30 Dipolyhydroxystearate, Glycerin, Steareth-20, Magnesium Sulfate, DMDM Hydantoin, Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate, Aloe Barbedensis Leaf Juice.

also known as

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