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potassium para-aminobenzoate - oral, Potaba

GENERIC NAME: POTASSIUM PARA-AMINOBENZOATE - ORAL (poh-TASS-ee-um pair-uh-am-EE-no-BEN-zoh-ate)

BRAND NAME(S): Potaba

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USES: This medication is used to treat certain skin disorders (e.g., dermatomyositis, scleroderma, Peyronie's disease). It helps make your skin more flexible and softens plaques. Potassium para-aminobenzoate is thought to work by increasing the use of oxygen in the skin.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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