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    Sulphur

    Information about Sulphur

    Sulphur uses

    Sulphur is used in the treatment of scabies.

    How sulphur works

    Sulfur has germicidal, fungicidal, parasiticidal, and keratolytic actions. Its germicidal activity may be the result of its conversion to pentathionic acid by epidermal cells or by certain microorganisms.

    Common side effects of sulphur

    Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)

    Available Medicine for Sulphur

    No medicine available

    Content on this page was last updated on 08 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)