Aminobenzoic acid

Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Adult: Apply as instructed by product information.
Hypersensitivity to PABA or sulphonamides, thiazide diuretics, benzocaine.
Adverse Reactions
Skin reactions, contact and photocontact allergic dermatitis.
Drug Interactions
Combination with benzophenones gives added protection against photosensitive disorders. Immersion in water causes serious loss of protection.
Description: Aminobenzoic acid is used topically as a sunscreen. It is used to prevent sunburn, but unlikely to prevent drug-related or other photosensitivity reactions associated with UVA light.
MIMS Class
Other Dermatologicals
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