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A - Z of Home Remedies & Cures

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Calamine Lotion

Calamine Lotion is a medication used topically for the skin to treat itching and skin irritation caused by Chickenpox, Insect Bites or Stings, Measles, Eczema, Sunburn and Poison Ivy. Calamine Lotion contains a combination of Zinc Oxide and Ferric Oxide.


Calamine Lotion – Home remedy for Genital Herpes:  Apply calamine lotion to affected area with a big piece of toilet tissue. It is soothing. Available from supermarkets.

Calamine Lotion – Home remedy for Heat Rash: Calamine lotion soothes itchy and irritated skin. Apply a tablespoon on affected area. Available from supermarkets.

Calamine Lotion - Home remedy for Hives:  Apply calamine lotion three times daily. Available from supermarkets.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal medications



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