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Dermatop (Prednicarbate Topical) - Summary

 
 



DERMATOP SUMMARY

DERMATOP Emollient Cream (prednicarbate emollient cream) 0.1% contains prednicarbate, a synthetic corticosteroid for topical dermatologic use. Topical corticosteroids constitute a class of primarily synthetic steroids used topically as anti-inflammatory and antipruritic agents. Each gram of DERMATOP Emollient Cream 0.1% contains 1.0 mg of prednicarbate.

DERMATOP Emollient Cream 0.1% is a medium-potency corticosteroid indicated for the relief of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses. DERMATOP Emollient Cream 0.1% may be used with caution in pediatric patients 1 year of age or older. The safety and efficacy of drug use for longer than 3 weeks in this population have not been established. Since safety and efficacy of DERMATOP Emollient Cream 0.1% have not been established in pediatric patients below 1 year of age, its use in this age group is not recommended.
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Media Articles Related to Dermatop ( Topical)

FDA Approves 1st Topical Gel to Ease Redness of Rosacea
Source: MedicineNet brimonidine Specialty [2013.08.28]
Title: FDA Approves 1st Topical Gel to Ease Redness of Rosacea
Category: Health News
Created: 8/27/2013 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/28/2013 12:00:00 AM

Burn Risk Seen with Topical Pain Relievers
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.13]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA warned Thursday of the risks of rare but serious chemical burns with certain over-the-counter topical pain relievers, including Bengay, Capzasin, Flexall, Icy Hot, and Mentholatum.

The effectiveness of microbicides that target HIV directly impaired by semen
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.11.15]
In the fight against HIV, microbicides - chemical compounds that can be applied topically to the female genital tract to protect against sexually transmitted infections - have been touted as an...

HIV/AIDS transmission may be prevented by novel nanofiber-based technology
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2014.11.06]
Scientists have developed a novel topical microbicide loaded with hyaluronic acid (HA) nanofibers that could potentially prevent transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) through the...

Vitaros® (alprostadil), the first cream to treat men with erectile dysfunction, is now available for prescription in the UK
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2014.06.17]
The first topical cream approved for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) in men over the age of 18 years, Vitaros® (topical alprostadil cream), is now available for prescription in the...

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Published Studies Related to Dermatop ( Topical)

Pilot study of topical acetyl hexapeptide-8 in the treatment for blepharospasm in patients receiving botulinum toxin therapy. [2012]
as a potential new therapy in BSP... CONCLUSIONS: Topical AH8 is safe and promising for

Instant dentin hypersensitivity relief of a single topical application of an in-office desensitizing paste containing 8% arginine and calcium carbonate: A split-mouth, randomized-controlled study. [2012]
Abstract Objective. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical efficacy of an in-office desensitizing paste containing 8% arginine and calcium carbonate relative to calcium carbonate alone in the reduction of dentin hypersensitivity in a randomized, double-blind, split-mouth clinical trial...

Effect of subgingival application of topical ozonated olive oil in the treatment of chronic periodontitis: a randomized, controlled, double blind, clinical and microbiological study. [2012]
CONCLUSION: The OZO, as an adjunctive therapy as well as a mono-therapy is

Topical capsaicin (low concentration) for chronic neuropathic pain in adults. [2012]
CONCLUSIONS: There were insufficient data to draw any conclusions about

Treatment for postoperative wound pain in gynecologic laparoscopic surgery: topical lidocaine patches. [2012]
CONCLUSIONS: Topical lidocaine patches at the laparoscopic port sites reduced

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Clinical Trials Related to Dermatop ( Topical)

Standardized Time- and Score-Oriented Treatment of Moderate and Severe Atopic Dermatitis [Completed]
The study was designed to test the hypothesis whether a standardized, time-and score-oriented treatment following a strict evidence based algorithm is equally effective to a standard treatment regimen for moderate to severe atopic dermatitis.

Study Type: Mono-centre study, patients are blinded, physicians are randomized to either treat study- or controll group

Eligible are patients age 2 years or older with SCORAD >= 20 Duration: 12 Months, study visits every 4 weeks.

Primary endpoint is Difference between Baseline SCORAD and mean SCORAD under treatment.

Secundary endpoints are quality of life, safety and economic burden in both treatment groups.

Fexofenadine in Pruritic Skin Disease [Completed]

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