Derm-Pharm

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Author:
atmu
ID:
188906
Filename:
Derm-Pharm
Updated:
2012-12-11 22:24:33
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Derm Pharm
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Description:
diaper rash, allergic contact derm, atopic derm, psoriasis
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  1. zinc oxide
    • vehicle: jelly
    • prevention of diaper rash
  2. topical glucocorticosteroids
    • vehicle- cream, po*
    • alleviate diaper rash inflammation

    • moderate to severe allergic contact derm
    • atopic dermatitis
    • plaque type psoriasis (use high potency for 1-2 weeks then pulse)
  3. Nystatin
    • V: cream or powder
    • candidiasis diaper rash
  4. clotrimazole
    • v: cream
    • candidiasis diaper rash
  5. Aluminum Acetate (Burrows Solution)
    • bath
    • drying agent for allergic contact derm.
  6. camphor
    liquid

    drying AND ANTIBIOTIC
  7. Acute Atopic Derm
    Calamine, burrows solution, aveeno 

    All wet dressing to dry out the wet (acute) phase of atopic derm
  8. Pimecrolimus (Elidel 1%)
    topical immunomodulators- chronic (dry) atopic derm

    increased risks with using these
  9. Calcipotriene (Devonex)
    vehicle: cream, ointment, solution

    long term control of psoriasis

    vit. D analog
  10. Anthralin
    vehicle: jelly

    MOA: inactivates cellular response

    Tx: psoriasis
  11. Tazarotene
    • Vit A derivative¬†
    • Class X

    Vehicle: gel, cream

    • alternate to Devonex
    • tx: psoriasis
  12. Methoxalen
    use before UV therapy for psoriasis (SYSTEMIC)
  13. retinoids acitretin
    • class X
    • PO

    Severe psoriasis
  14. Methotrexate
    • Class X
    • PO, IM
    • SYSTEMIC treatment of psoriasis
    • chemotheraputic- use for generalized, extensive psoriasis
  15. Biological agents (Humira- TNF alpha blocker)
    injected (IM or SubQ)

    Last resort to treat psoriasis!!

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