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used short term to relieve dermititis, poison ivy, insect bites, hives, allergic reactions
antipruritics
4 pruritics
benzocaine (the caines)
Calamine lotion
Cortaid Topicort
Benadryl
local anesthetics for dermatitis
benzocaine (the caines)
drying agent for dermatitis
calamine lotion
anti inflammatory agents
cortaid topicort
another name for anit inflammatory agent
corticosteroid
emolliants and demulcents
A&D ointment Desitin
What are A&D ointment and Desitin used for?
diaper rash minor burns and abrasions
karitolytics
used to control abnormal scaling of the scalp or promote peeling of the skin
karitolytic agent
salicylic acid
What are scabicides and pediculicides?
used to control scabies and lice infestations
name two scabicides
permithren lindane
name two pediculicides
Kwell Rid
What are antifungals used for?
thrush diaper rash athletes foot and jock itch
name some antifungals
Lotrimin (generic clotrimazole)
Mycostaten (generic nystatin)
Mycolog II (generic nystatin/triamcinalone
Simvastatin
what are antivirals used for?
herpes zoster herpes simplex (cold and genital)varicella zoster (chicken pox)
what is an antiviral medicene?
zovirax (generic acyclovir)
what are some topical antiseptics
hibiclens betadine bacitracin garamycin silvadene neosporin
another use for hibiclens
surgical scrub
another use for betadine
surgical antiseptic
what is used for severe recalcitrant cystic acne
Oral Accutane generic isotretinoin
what are some acne treatments?
Benzoil peroxide
Retin A
What's another name for Retin
-A?
tretinoin
another use for Retin-A?
sun damaged skin
what are some topical antibiotics for acne?
erythromycin clindamycin
what are some oral antibiotics for acne?
tetracycaline doxycycline minocycline erythromycine
What are usually solutions, emulsions, or suspensions for the skin?
applications
What are painted on the skin and leave a flexible film?
collodions
What usually has suitable hydorphilic or hydrophobic bases?
gels
What has a cooling effect?
Lotions
What are greasy and usually have a paraffin base?
ointments
What has zinc oxide and starch as a base?
pastes
What are particularly suitable for scalp and face.
gels
What's good for dry chronic lesions?
ointments
What's good for chronic eczema psoriasis or lichen simplex?
pastes
What are two treatments for wrinkles?
botox and collegen injections
What's a skin dressing for the treatment of ulcers or other slow healing areas of the skin
duoderm
What's used to treat severe psoriasis?
methotrexate
What's also known as minoxidil?
Rogaine
generic name acyclovir
Zovirax
What can be used to destroy external internal tumors and destroy warts?
cryosurgery