salve

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salve

an ointment for wounds, sores, etc.
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Included in the Commerce stable of specialty O-T-C products is the Arthricare line of pain-relieving rubs for arthritis; Orajel topical oral analgesics, including Baby Orajel; the Pronto line of pediculicides; Boil Ease antiseptic drawing salve; and Stye sterile ophthalmic ointment.
This makes an excellent drawing salve. Results should appear overnight.--Diane Cunningham, California
The principle behind it is the same as that behind "drawing salves" (available at pharmacies and department stores), sometimes known as "the black salve." The idea behind both is to apply something that blisters the skin and raises a scab.