|DB14579||Lanthanum III cation||Not Available|
|DB06792||Lanthanum carbonate||Used to reduce serum phosphate in patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD).|
|DB01377||Magnesium oxide||Indicated for over-the-counter use as a supplement for cardiovascular and neuromuscular health, and as an antacid for relief of acid indigestion and upset stomach.|
|DB13249||Magnesium silicate||Magnesium silicate is used to absorb moisture, prevent caking, and to improve the feel of a product. In the pharmaceutical companies, it is used as a dietary supplement, as part of the formulation ingredients in drug production, in antacid and antiulcer preparations, as a component of antiepileptic drugs, in antifungal topical agents and in the treatment of acne and as a facial moisturizer.[L2603]
When complexed with arginine, magnesium silicate can be used as an antiatherosclerotic agent and to promote bone and cartilage formation in mammals.[T186]|
|DB00653||Magnesium sulfate||Used for immediate control of life-threatening convulsions in the treatment of severe toxemias (pre-eclampsia and eclampsia) of pregnancy and in the treatment of acute nephritis in children. Also indicated for replacement therapy in magnesium deficiency, especially in acute hypomagnesemia accompanied by signs of tetany similar to those of hypocalcemia. Also used in uterine tetany as a myometriat relaxant.|
|DB09104||Magnesium hydroxide||Magnesium hydroxide can be used as an antacid or a laxative depending on the administered dose.
As an antacid, it is used for the temporary relief of heartburn, upset stomach, sour stomach or acid indigestion.
As a laxative, it is used for the relief of occasional constipation by promoting bowel movements for 30 minutes and up to 6 hours.
|DB09281||Magnesium trisilicate||For the treatment of peptic ulcers.
Relieving indigestion and heartburn.|
|DB09407||Magnesium chloride||Magnesium chloride is used in several medical and topical (skin related) applications. Magnesium chloride usp, anhydrous uses as electrolyte replenisher, pharmaceutic necessity for hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis fluids.
|DB09511||Talc||Preventing diaper rashes, Eliminating body odors, Preventing skin from chafing due to friction, Various cosmetics such as eyeshadow and lipstick
Absorbing excess oil in hair, Freshening clothes and other materials. |
|DB13359||Magnesium aspartate||Not Available|
|DB13486||Magnesium peroxide||Not Available|
|DB13749||Magnesium gluconate||Magnesium gluconate is a mineral supplement which is used to prevent and treat low levels of magnesium. Magnesium is very important for the normal physiologic functioning of cells, nerves, muscles, bones, and the heart. Generally, a well-balanced diet provides the necessary amounts of magnesium for homeostasis. However, certain conditions causing chronic magnesium deficiency may decrease levels of magnesium. These conditions include treatment with diuretics, a poor diet, alcoholism, or other medical conditions (e.g., severe diarrhea/vomiting, stomach/intestinal absorption problems, poorly controlled diabetes) [L2600].|
|DB13786||Magnesium orotate||Not Available|
|DB09481||Magnesium carbonate||Used as an over the counter antacid [L593].|
|DB11110||Magnesium citrate||Magnesium citrate has been used in bowel preparations prior to a colonoscopy as a cathartic agent.[T215]
It is also used in over-the-counter products to relieve occasional constipation.[L2841]
Magnesium citrate can be one of the forms used for the administration of dietary supplements.[L2842]|
|DB14514||Magnesium levulinate||Not Available|
|DB14515||Magnesium lactate||Not Available|
|DB01397||Magnesium salicylate||Magnesium salicylate is a common analgesic and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat mild to moderate muscular pain|
|DB11248||Zinc gluconate||Zinc gluconate is mainly indicated in conditions like zinc deficiency, and can also be administered in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in diarrhea [L2088].|
|DB01593||Zinc||Zinc can be used for the treatment and prevention of zinc deficiency/its consequences, including stunted growth and acute diarrhea in children, and slowed wound healing. It is also utilized for boosting the immune system, treating the common cold and recurrent ear infections, as well as preventing lower respiratory tract infections [L2172].
|DB09221||Polaprezinc||Peptic ulcer disease, dyspepsia [L1308].|
|DB09321||Zinc oxide||For adjunctive treatment of diaper dermatitis. Also, it can be used to treat minor skin irritations (eg, cuts, burns, and scrapes, poison ivy).
Zinc oxide can be used in ointments, creams, and lotions to protect against sunburn and other damage to the skin caused by ultraviolet light.|
|DB09322||Zinc sulfate||This medication is a mineral used to treat or prevent low levels of zinc alone and together with oral rehydration therapy (ORT). It is also used as a topical astringent. Zinc Sulfate Injection, USP is indicated for use as a supplement to intravenous solutions given for TPN. |
|DB14532||Zinc cation||Not Available|
|DB04249||Zinc Substituted Heme C||Not Available|
|DB14479||Acetylcysteine zinc||Not Available|
|DB14548||Zinc sulfate, unspecified form||Not Available|
|DB02165||Zinc Trihydroxide||Not Available|
|DB11175||Zinc picolinate||Not Available|
|DB14194||Zinc Dibutyldithiocarbamate||Zinc Dibutyldithiocarbamate is approved for use within allergenic epicutaneous patch tests which are indicated for use as an aid in the diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) in persons 6 years of age and older.|
|DB14193||Ditiocarb Zinc||Ditiocarb Zinc is approved for use within allergenic epicutaneous patch tests which are indicated for use as an aid in the diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) in persons 6 years of age and older.|
|DB14487||Zinc acetate||Zinc can be used for the treatment and prevention of zinc deficiency/its consequences, including stunted growth and acute diarrhea in children, and slowed wound healing. It is also utilized for boosting the immune system, treating the common cold and recurrent ear infections, as well as preventing lower respiratory tract infections [L2172].
|DB14493||Zinc glycinate||Not Available|
|DB14485||Zinc ascorbate||Not Available|
|DB14494||Zinc carbonate||Not Available|
|DB14533||Zinc chloride||Zinc can be used for the treatment and prevention of zinc deficiency/its consequences, including stunted growth and acute diarrhea in children, and slowed wound healing. It is also utilized for boosting the immune system, treating the common cold and recurrent ear infections, as well as preventing lower respiratory tract infections [L2172].
|DB11154||Zinc citrate||Not Available|
|DB00516||Bentoquatam||Used to prevent or reduce the severity of allergic contact dermatitis due to urushiol, the allergenic resin of poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac.|
|DB01575||Kaolin||Used for upset stomach and diarrhea, a traditional medicine used in China, South America and Africa. Kaolin is also used to treat AIDs-related diarrhea. Kaolin based bandages are also under investigation. |
|DB09087||Potassium alum||Potassium alum is considered safe by the FDA and its use is in homepathic or OTC products. Due to its presence in several different drugs, the main indications for the use of potassium alum are:
-Cosmetic or drug astringent, helping the shrinkage of tissues and the dry of secretions[L1072]
-Oral health care drug[L1072]
-Part of formulation in cleansing products, skin-care products, mosturizers, face powders and deodorants[L1073]
|DB11108||Aluminum sesquichlorohydrate||Not Available|
|DB11239||Aluminum sulfate||Solutions containing 5 to 10% aluminum sulfate have been used as local applications to ulcers and to arrest foul discharges from mucous surfaces. Aluminum sulfate is also used in the preparation of aluminum acetate ear drops [L2149]. It is often purchased over the counter and is available in solid stick or powder form for minor cuts and abrasions after shaving [L2157], [L2164]. Aluminum sulfate is also used as an adjuvant in vaccines [L2158].|
|DB11342||Aluminum oxide||Not Available|
|DB06723||Aluminum hydroxide||For relief of heartburn and acid indigestion. |
|DB13280||Aluminium acetoacetate||Not Available|
|DB13626||Aluminium glycinate||Not Available|
|DB14517||Aluminium phosphate||Not Available|
|DB00364||Sucralfate||The sucralfate suspension [FDA label] and tablet [F4534] are used for the treatment of active duodenal ulcer for up to 8 weeks. The tablet form may be used at a lower dose for healed duodenal ulcers, for the purpose of maintaining healing and preventing recurrence [F4519, F4534].
Sucralfate is also used in the prevention and/or treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, stress ulcer, in addition to dyspepsia [A177655, F4519].|