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Who should use Desitin?

Desitin is primarily marketed for the treatment of diaper rash for babies. It is safe for almost all people. The active ingredient, zinc oxide, is used in many other products, marketed for other purposes. It serves to shield the skin from any source of friction that causes irritation.

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