Results for: selenium-sulfide

Does selenium Sulfide stinks?

either i didn't notice it for a long time, but Perrigo brand selenium sulfide 2.5 lotion which I've got smells like dog piles or body odor. i was wondering what that stink was until i finally smelled my pillow, rubbed… Full Answer

What is selenium sulphide?

Selenium sulfide, an anti-infective agent, relieves itching and flaking of the scalp and removes the dry, scaly particles that are commonly referred to as dandruff or seborrhea. It is also used to treat tinea versicolor, a fungal infection of the… Full Answer

Is selenium man made?

Selenium is a naturally occurring element. It is rarely found in nature as a pure element. It can be found in metal ores such as: Berzelianite (Copper Selenide) Clausthalite (Lead Selenide) Eucairite (Silver Copper Selenide) Hakite (Copper Mercury Silver Antimony… Full Answer

What is selenium sulfide?

Selenium sulfides are a group of 8 memebered ring compounds, with the general formula Se8-n Sn. There is "compound" called SeS2 which is a mixture that analyses to approximately that composition which is called, incorrectly, selenium disulfide. There is aso… Full Answer

Is selenium poisonous?

Selenium is a naturally occurring substance that is toxic at high concentrations but is also a nutritionally essential element. Hydrogen selenide is the most acutely toxic selenium compound. Acute (short-term) exposure to elemental selenium, hydrogen selenide, and selenium dioxide by… Full Answer

Medical benefits of selenium?

The substance loosely called selenium sulfide (approximate formula SeS2) is the active ingredient in some anti-dandruff shampoos. The selenium compound kills the scalp fungus Malassezia, which causes shedding of dry skin fragments. The ingredient is also used in body lotions… Full Answer