EDD is a preservative and the most common source of skin exposure is with medicated skin creams.
Please be aware that if your spouse or significant other uses topical skincare products that contain this chemical, skin-to-skin transfer may occur to you.
It may take 2 to 3 weeks of avoiding exposure before improvement of your eruption begins.
Other names you may see this chemical listed as:
Possible Occupational Exposures:
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Where is it found?
What is it?
Hints on avoiding:
Accelerator in color photo development baths
Epoxy curing agent
Motion sickness medicines
Solvent for casein, albumin, shellac
Possible cross-reactions may occur with other chemicals:
This information is provided as educational only and is
not intended to substitute for medical care or recommendations by a physician.