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Magic Mouthwashes- A Literature Review and Discussion of Common Compositions

Author(s):  McElhiney Linda F

Issue:  Mar/Apr 2024 - Volume 28, Number 2
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Page(s):  94-98

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Abstract:  Compounding magic mouthwash preparations can be a challenge. Although the actual preparation of the mouthwash is not difficult, there is very little published information about these preparations and much of the available data is very dated. Compounding pharmacists need to utilize their compounding resources and drug knowledge to help practitioners develop these formulations to meet the specific needs of their patients. This article discusses some of the more common ingredients used in mouthwash preparations and reviews the minimal data that is available on this topic.

Related Keywords: Linda F. McElhiney, PharmD, RPh, FIACP, FASHP, mouth ulcers, oral mucosa pain, aphthous ulcers, mucositis, stomatitis, inflammation, anti-inflammatory agents, antibiotics, antimicrobial agents, antifungal agents, analgesics, topical preparations, mouthwash, corticosteroids, diphenhydramine, antihistamine, antacid, magnesium hydroxide, aluminum hydroxide, viscous lidocaine, analgesia, anesthetic, tetracycline, nystatin, adverse effects

Related Categories: DENTAL, EAR NOSE THROAT, PAIN MANAGEMENT, DOSAGE FORMS/DRUG CARRIERS, INFECTIOUS DISEASE, LITERATURE REVIEW

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