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Medicated Coal Tar Shampoo

Head and shoulders above the rest.

Available in 4 oz. or 8 oz. bottles

Product Description

  • Maximum strength formula
  • Fights irritation, itching, scaling and redness
  • Treats psoriasis, dandruff, and seborrheic dermatitis
  • Helps prevent psoriasis symptom recurrence
  • Slows down production and controls build-up of new scales on scalp
  • Leaves hair clean and manageable with a fresh, pleasant herbal fragrance
  • Contains Coal Tar Solution USP 20% (equivalent to 3% coal tar)
  • Doctor recommended ingredient
  • Recognized by the National Psoriasis Foundation
  • Psoriasis/seborrheic dermatitis and dandruff treatment

Available at: Amazon.com, AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, CVS, Darisi, Discount Drug Mart, Drugstore.com, Harmon Stores, HD Smith, HEB, McKesson, NC Mutual Drug, Nutragroup, Rite Aid, Rochester Drug, Smith Drug and Walgreens. (updated quarterly)

Product Overview

MG217® Medicated Conditioning Shampoo is formulated with coal tar to help slow the rapid growth of skin cells on the scalp. Coal tar is the only non-prescription active ingredient that works by slowing down excessive cell reproduction. This reduces the inflammation, itching and scaling of psoriasis, dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis. Our conditioning formula leaves hair clean, soft and manageable and helps prevent recurrence of psoriasis or dandruff symptoms. Controls symptoms of psoriasis/seborrheic dermatitis and dandruff.

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Uses

For the temporary relief of these symptoms associated with psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis or dandruff :

  • Itching
  • Scaling
  • Flaking
  • Redness
  • Irritation of the scalp

Drug Facts

Active ingredient
Coal Tar 3% (from Coal Tar Topical Solution, USP 20%)

Inactive Ingredients
Deionized Water, Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulfate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Lauramidopropyl Hydroxysultaine, Palmitic Betaine, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Hydrolyzed Collagen, Phenoxyethanol, Methyl Paraben, n-Butyl Paraben, Ethyl Paraben, Isobuytl Paraben, Propyl Paraben, Fragrance, FD&C Blue #1

Warnings
For external use only. Ask a doctor before use if condition covers a large area of the body. When using this product avoid contact with the eyes. If contact occurs, rinse eyes thoroughly with water. Use caution in exposing skin to sunlight. It may increase your tendency to sunburn for up to 24 hours after application. Do not use with other forms of psoriasis therapy such as ultraviolet radiation or prescription drugs unless directed by a physician. Do not use for prolonged periods without consulting a physician. Stop use and ask a doctor if condition worsens or condition does not improve after regular use of this product as directed. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately. This product contains coal tar, a product known in the state of California to cause cancer.

Directions

Shake well before using. Wet hair then massage liberal amount of MG217 into the scalp and leave on for several minutes. Rinse thoroughly. For best results, use at least twice a week or as directed by a physician.