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Has Neutrogena Stopped Making T Gel?

Written by Suresh

Our T/Gel products have not been discontinued.

Also, Do You Know What is another name for t/gel shampoo?

Coal tar shampoo is available under the following different brand names: Neutrogena T/Gel Original, DHS Tar, Doak Tar, Ionil T Plus, PC-Tar, Pentrax, Polytar Shampoo, TeraGel, and Zetar.

Generally When should I stop using T gel? If skin irritation develops or worsens, stop using this product and tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

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Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

How many times a week should I use T gel shampoo?

Neutrogena T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo should be used two to three times weekly for the treatment of scalp disorders. Treatment usually lasts for 6 weeks, after which time improvement should be seen. Longer periods of treatment should only take place under the supervision of a doctor.

Why does Neutrogena discontinue products?

The recalls for the Neutrogena and Aveeno sunscreens were initiated after it was discovered that the products may contain benzene, a known carcinogen that has been linked to the development of leukemia. According to the FDA-issued recall notice, the benzene was discovered during internal testing of the products.

What is going on with Neutrogena?

Some Coppertone, Neutrogena and Aveeno products have been recalled after a test detected small amounts of a carcinogen.

Is there a shortage of coal tar shampoo?

The coal tar-based shampoo is due to return to stock after a temporary supply issue. In March 2022 we received an enquiry regarding the availability of the coal tar treatment, Polytar Scalp Shampoo, after one of our members was told the product had been discontinued.

Do you need a prescription for coal tar shampoo?

Coal tar is used to treat eczema, psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, and other skin disorders. Some of these preparations are available only with your doctor’s prescription. This product is available in the following dosage forms: Shampoo.

Is coal tar cancerous?

Occupational exposure to coal tar or coal-tar pitch increases the risk of skin cancer. Other types of cancer, including lung, bladder, kidney, and digestive tract cancer, have also been linked to occupational exposure to coal tar and coal-tar pitch.

Where is T gel manufactured?

Made in Canada. Uses: Controls the symptoms of: dandruff; seborrheic dermatitis; psoriasis. Store away from direct sunlight. In rare instances, discoloration of gray, blonde, bleached or tinted hair may occur.

Is coal tar good for hair?

Coal tar is a thick dark liquid that works to cleanse and soothe the scalp to help it shed dead skin cells from its top layer to reduce scaling and dryness.

Does salicylic acid shampoo cause hair loss?

Hair loss. Salicylic acid does not treat hair loss directly. Instead, the medication may help decrease the urge to scratch and pick at an itchy scalp, which can decrease your risk for hair loss in the future.

Can I use Neutrogena t/gel shampoo everyday?

Neutrogena T-Gel Therapeutic Shampoo Original Formula Unlike other coal tar shampoos, Neutrogena’s formula is said to be safe enough for daily use. Added fragrance may cause irritation in sensitive skin.

Does TGEL work for psoriasis?

Neutrogena T/Gel (for the skin) is used to treat the skin symptoms of psoriasis, including dryness, redness, flaking, scaling, and itching. Coal tar is not a cure for psoriasis, and it will provide only temporary relief of skin symptoms.

Is t/gel shampoo good for seborrheic dermatitis?

T/Gel shampoo is used to treat scaly, itchy skin conditions affecting the scalp, such as psoriasis, seborrhoeic dermatitis or dandruff.

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