Selling pure alcohol
Already quite a lot of time in Russian pharmacies prohibited the free sale pure rubbing alcohol without help from a doctor. In some pharmacies rubbing alcohol do not sell at all. However, there are various analogs that have exactly the same properties as pure rubbing alcohol. For example, freely sold in pharmacies formic alcohol. A prescription for consumption of pure alcohol is usually prescribed for appointment injections for injection.
One bottle of pure medical alcohol is fifty milliliters. This is the maximum dose that can be prescribed by a doctor. For now, pure rubbing alcohol is a drug. To replace him came other disinfecting means. Medical pure alcohol in pharmacies, but even in some hospitals.
Early medical alcohol obtained in the fermentation of food raw materials, such as molasses, sugar, potatoes and grain. Such alcohol is called rectified. Commodity alcohol can be of three different types of raw, rectified and alcohol double rectification. Now a huge amount of ethanol is produced by hydration of ethylene or by hydrolysis of plant materials. Some part of ethyl alcohol is for medical purposes and another part is added to the alcoholic products. Medical drug alcohol composition is ninety five percent. Rubbing alcohol is a colorless flammable liquid, which when burning has the blue flame. Rubbing alcohol mixes perfectly with other substances.
Medical alcohol due to its pharmacological qualities is a drug. Particularly sensitive to the components of rubbing alcohol to the Central nervous system and the cells of the cerebral cortex. Alcohol in medicine take to disinfect or as antiseptic. In addition, the drug has an irritating effect that you may need in some cases for the manipulation. It is also impossible to do injections without the presence of rubbing alcohol.
The use of rubbing alcohol
Medical alcohol is the base for many liqueurs and medicines. This is usually the remedies. In medicine alcohol is used also as anti-inflammatory remedy for boils on the outer skin. With the help of medical alcohol is disinfected boils, mastitis and various infiltrates. Alcohol rubs hands surgeon before surgery. Lotions made with rubbing alcohol are used to reduce the temperature of the patient.