astringent drug

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Noun1.astringent drug - a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals
alum - a double sulphate of aluminum and potassium that is used as an astringent (among other things)
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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A) Astringent Drug Products -- Acetone, Alcohol, Alum (Ammonium), Alum (Potassium), Aluminum Chlorhydroxy Complex, Aromatics, Benzalkonium Chloride, Benzethonium Chloride, Benzocaine, Benzoic Acid, Boric Acid, Calcium Acetate, Camphor Gum, Clove Oil, Colloidal Oatmeal, Cresol, Cupric Sulfate, Eucalyptus Oil, Ugenol, Honey, Isopropyl Alcohol, Menthol, Methyl Salicylate, Oxyquinoline Sulphate, P-T-Butyl-M-Cresol, Peppermint Oil, Phenol, Polyoxytheylene Laurate, Potassium Ferrocyanide, Sage Oil, Silver Nitrate, Sodium Borate, Sodium Diacetate, Talc, Tannic Acid Glycerite, Thymol, Topical Starch, Zinc Chloride, Zinc Oxide, Zinc Phenolsulfonate, Zinc Stearate, Zinc Sulfate.