Tannic acid

What is Tannic acid?

Tannic acid is a specific commercial form of tannin.People apply tannic acid directly to the affected area to treat cold sores,fever blisters, diaper rash and prickly heat,poison ivy,ingrown toenails,sore throat,sore tonsils,spongy or receding gums,skin rashes and to stop bleeding.It is used in ointments and suppositories for the treatment of hemorrhoids.

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While doing brush i am getting blood alternate days so what is the solution for it i have tried many but not use ful

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Gum infection, scaling, tannic acid, zinc chloride

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hi i have a question.. I just gave birth to my daughter who is 3 weeks oldnow .. Lately i been doin my kegal exercises but i also got these pills...

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Well, am undergoing braces..the gum became swollen ,so my doctor recommended a gum paint(ASTRIGUM) and whose ingredients are-- WWW.WWWW.WW I mean...

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Thanks for your query, I have gone through your query.
The bleeding gums could be because of the deposits leading to gum infection. Usually during...

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