Bacteriostatic Water is used to prepare drugs for injection by diluting or dissolving medications, as explained by RxList. Bacteriostatic Water can be used for drugs injected subcutaneously, intravenously and intramuscul... More »

Sterile and distilled water are both essentially pure H2O, but each is used for different purposes. Distilled water is distributed for use in laboratories and for ordinary consumption. Sterile water is used in the medica... More »

To make sterile water, you have to maintain a temperature of 250 degrees Fahrenheit for a minimum of 20 minutes. This is achieved by the use of a pressure cooker. Follow the directions for removing the lid from the press... More »

Some medications that contain sulfur are Bactrim, Gantrisin, and Septra, in its sulfamethoxazole form, according to and RxList. These medications are called sulfonamides and help fight bacteria. Anturane, also ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Some commonly prescribed RX pain medications are opioids such as oxycodone, morphine, hydrocodone and fentanyl, says RxList. Others are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications, or NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, naproxen,... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Numb skin with medications Emla, Lidoderm or benzocaine topical, according to MedicineNet, RxList and EverydayHealth. Physicians apply these topical creams to block pain signals before minor surgical procedures. These ar... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

The best medications used to treat post-nasal drip are steroid nasal sprays such as beclomethasone and oral steroids such as prednisone, according to RxList. Antihistamines may be used as an adjunct or second line of tre... More » Health Medications & Vitamins