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  • Systemic
  • Topical fluorides strengthen teeth already present in the mouth, making them more decay resistant, while systemic fluorides are those that are ingested and become incorporated into forming tooth structures. (ada.org)
  • Systemic fluorides also provide topical protection because fluoride is present in saliva, which continually bathes the teeth. (ada.org)
  • Ocular effects: Topical steroid drops are frequently used after eye surgery but can also raise intra-ocular pressure (IOP) and increase the risk of glaucoma, cataract, retinopathy as well as systemic adverse effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • The highlighted steroids are often used in the screening of allergies to topical steroid and systemic steroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Topical application of progesterone with the intention of systemic therapy should not be equated with local treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • By this definition, topical administration also includes transdermal application, where the substance is administered onto the skin but is absorbed into the body to attain systemic distribution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Action may be topical (local), enteral (system-wide effect, but delivered through the gastrointestinal tract), or parenteral (systemic action, but delivered by routes other than the GI tract). (wikipedia.org)
  • Strictly enteral administration (directly into the intestines) can be used for systemic administration, as well as local (sometimes termed topical), such as in a contrast enema, whereby contrast media is infused into the intestines for imaging. (wikipedia.org)
  • cream
  • Who should not take Miconazole Nitrate 2 % Topical Cream? (webmd.com)
  • Successful treatment demands that CLOSCRIPT TOPICAL Cream be applied correctly and over a sufficiently long period of time. (intekom.com)
  • CLOSCRIPT TOPICAL Cream is odourless, can be washed off and does not stain. (intekom.com)
  • CLOSCRIPT TOPICAL Cream is not indicated for ophthalmic use and should be used with caution around the eyes. (intekom.com)
  • Starting the fluorouracil topical cream on my scalp, can I still use my hair mousse, and hair. (drugs.com)
  • Topical progesterone, also known as transdermal or percutaneous progesterone, is a formulation and route of administration of progesterone in which the hormone is supplied in the form of a cream or gel that is applied to the skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although studies of topical progesterone that delivered the hormone in the form of a cream or water-based gel found only very low levels of progesterone in circulation, a preliminary study of 100 mg/day topical progesterone formulated in an alcohol-based gel observed luteal-phase levels of progesterone with peak concentrations of 8 ng/mL. (wikipedia.org)
  • creams
  • Ivermectin Topical - What is the makeup of ivermectin creams? (drugs.com)
  • In these studies, different formulations of topical progesterone including creams and water-based gels (brand names Pro-Gest, Progestelle, and Pro-Femme, as well as compounded) were used, with different sample sizes (n = 6 to 40), at different dosages (15 to 80 mg per day), and for different durations of treatment (1.4 to 24 weeks). (wikipedia.org)
  • On the basis of the very low levels of progesterone observed in venous blood with topical progesterone creams and water-based gels, some authors have concluded that progesterone via this route of administration is not well-absorbed and will not allow for sufficient endometrial protection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most often topical administration means application to body surfaces such as the skin or mucous membranes to treat ailments via a large range of classes including creams, foams, gels, lotions, and ointments. (wikipedia.org)
  • steroids
  • Topical steroids are the topical forms of corticosteroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Topical steroids are the most commonly prescribed topical medications for the treatment of rash, eczema, and dermatitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Weaker topical steroids are utilized for thin-skinned and sensitive areas, especially areas under occlusion, such as the armpit, groin, buttock crease, breast folds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Long-term use of topical steroids can lead to secondary infection with fungus or bacteria (see tinea incognito), skin atrophy, telangiectasia (prominent blood vessels), skin bruising and fragility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hypothalamic pituitary adrenal axis (HPA) suppression Cushing's syndrome Diabetes mellitus Osteoporosis Topical steroid addiction Allergic contact dermatitis (see steroid allergy) Steroid atrophy Perioral dermatitis: This is a rash that occurs around the mouth and the eye region that has been associated with topical steroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • No comparative potency labeling exists to ensure equal efficacy between brands of topical steroids (percentage of oil vs water dramatically affect the potency of topical steroid). (wikipedia.org)
  • Alcohol in topical steroids can frequently cause drying if it is used as a base ingredient. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1980
  • However, "Biko" by Peter Gabriel, written in 1980, three years after Steve Biko's death in a South African prison, would generally be considered topical because the anti-apartheid struggle of which Biko was part was still in full flower when the song was written. (wikipedia.org)
  • Commonly
  • Topical anesthetics are now commonly used in the temporary relief of premature ejaculation when applied to the glans (head) of the penis. (wikipedia.org)
  • efficacy
  • This is an open-label study designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of ATI-50002 Topical Solution in male and female subjects with androgenetic alopecia. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • interact
  • This topical will provide a venue through which chemical engineers and leaders in immunotherapy can interact and identify areas of potential collaboration. (aiche.org)
  • topics
  • The Topical Conferences at the AIChE Annual Meeting place you at the forefront of the trending topics in chemical engineering. (aiche.org)
  • Topical logic is the logic of topical argument, a branch of rhetoric developed in the Late Antique period from earlier works, such as Aristotle's Topics and Cicero's Topica. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Middle Ages topical logic became a theory of inference, for which the name "axiomatic topics" has been suggested. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization runs the National Topical Stamp Show as well as supporting 50+ study units on various topics and 40+ local chapters. (wikipedia.org)
  • differ
  • In addition, absorption of topical progesterone may differ significantly from formulation to formulation due to widely varying ingredients. (wikipedia.org)
  • medication
  • phenol topical may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. (drugs.com)
  • A topical medication is a medication that is applied to a particular place on or in the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • The manufacturer of each topical product has total control over the content of the base of a medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • In dermatology, the base of a topical medication is often as important as the medication itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result, what the manufacturer's marketing department chooses to list on the label of a topical medication might be completely different from what the form would normally be called. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Your doctor will probably start you on a low dose of topical bexarotene and gradually increase your dose, not more often than once a week. (empowher.com)
  • The abuse of topical anesthetics often creates challenges for correct diagnosis in that it is a relatively uncommon entity that may initially present as a chronic keratitis, masquerading as acanthamoeba keratitis or other infectious keratitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • To prevent tachyphylaxis, a topical steroid is often prescribed to be used on a week on, week off routine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Topical songs are often, but not always, protest songs. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, these topical formulations of progesterone are not regulated and have not been adequately clinically tested, with often little being known about their pharmacokinetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • side
  • Some side effects of adapalene / benzoyl peroxide topical may occur that usually do not need medical attention. (drugs.com)
  • See the full phenol topical side effects document. (drugs.com)
  • Over the past decade, much awareness has been brought to the side effects and damage that long term topical steroid use can bring, particularly in cases where it used for the treatment of eczema. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • You may bathe, shower, or swim during your treatment with topical bexarotene, but you should use only a mild, non-deodorant soap. (empowher.com)
  • This topical conference will host a series of sessions that focus on immunotherapy, which has revolutionized cancer treatment in the past 5 years. (aiche.org)
  • Topical tobacco paste is a home remedy sometimes recommended as a treatment for wasp, hornet, fire ant, scorpion or bee stings, though there is no scientific evidence that this home remedy works to relieve pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • application
  • Although it is not approved for use in menopausal HRT, topical progesterone is registered in some countries under the brand name Progestogel as a 1% gel for direct application to the breasts to treat premenstrual mastodynia (breast pain). (wikipedia.org)
  • The site of application of topical progesterone may significantly influence absorption. (wikipedia.org)
  • effects
  • Moreover, the effectiveness of topical progesterone in conferring therapeutically relevant progestogenic effects and in particular sufficient endometrial protection from unopposed estrogen is controversial. (wikipedia.org)
  • Effects on the endometrium of topical progesterone were assessed in three of the studies via endometrial biopsy and the results were mixed. (wikipedia.org)
  • areas
  • The use of the finger tip unit may be helpful in guiding how much topical steroid is required to cover different areas of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over the years the ATA has published a wide variety of topical handbooks covering many areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • effect
  • Taken together, further studies are required to adequately establish a protective effect of topical progesterone on the endometrium. (wikipedia.org)
  • In other cases, topical is defined as applied to a localized area of the body or to the surface of a body part regardless of the location of the effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • Topical decongestants should only be used by patients for a maximum of 5-7 days in a row, because rebound congestion may occur in the form of rhinitis medicamentosa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Book
  • Until at least 1907 the book was published by the Topical Bible Publishing Company of Lincoln Nebraska. (wikipedia.org)
  • generally
  • Generally speaking, one would call a song "topical" only if the events referred to were at least reasonably recent at the time the song was written. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, Al Stewart's songs about historical events are generally not considered topical. (wikipedia.org)