- When water content of stratum corneum in the skin falls below 10%, the condition is known as 'dryness of skin'.
- Certain skin disorders and systemic diseases also produce dry skin.
- Moyzen produces a thin occlusive layer on the Stratum corneum which prevents loss of moisture from the skin surface.
CompositionLiquid Paraffin (100 ml) SALT INFORMATIONLiquid Paraffin (100 ml) TYPICAL USAGE Liquid paraffin is used for temporary relief from constipation. SIDE EFFECTS Prolonged use should be avoided as it may cause anal irritation and inflammation. DRUG INTERACTION Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval. MECHANISM OF ACTION Light liquid paraffin is a faecal softener and lubricant which helps to ease the passage of stools through the bowel.