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CONTACT DERMATITIS

Contact dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin that can be acute or chronic that manifests as eczematous dermatitis due to exposure to substances in the environment.

Allergic contact dermatitis is an immunologic cell-mediated skin reaction to exposure to antigenic substances.
The lesions initially appear on the cutaneous site of principal exposure then may spread to other more distant sites due to contact or autosensitization. Lesions are typically asymmetrical and unilateral.
Specific signs and symptoms will depend on the duration, location, degree of sensitivity and concentration of allergens. The patch test shows reaction to allergen.
Irritant contact dermatitis is a non-immunologic skin reaction to skin irritants.
It is often localized to areas of thin skin eg eyelids, intertriginous areas.

Drug Information

Indication: Relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis & common cold including nasal congestion, sneezing, rhi...

Indication: Relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis & common cold including nasal congestion, sneezing, rhi...

Indication: Symptomatic relief of allergic rhinitis eg, sneezing, nasal discharge & itching, as well as ocular itching...

Indication: Adult & childn ≥3 mth: Atopic, infantile & discoid eczemas, prurigo nodularis, psoriasis (excluding...

Indication: Relief of inflammatory & pruritic manifestations of steroid-responsive dermatoses eg, psoriasis (excluding...

Indication: Strengthen skin's protective function; increases moisture & lipid content. Reduces feeling of tautness &am...

Palmer's Cocoa Butter Formula Scar Serum
allium cepa + cocoa butter + shark liver oil + sil...

Indication: Hastens healing & reduces appearance of scars resulting from surgery, burns, cuts, scrapes, acne, stretch ...

Indication: Symptomatic treatment of seasonal & perennial allergic rhinitis & urticaria of allergic origin.

Indication: Rapid relief of symptoms associated w/ allergic rhinitis eg, sneezing, nasal discharge & itching, congesti...

Aerius D-12
desloratadine + pseudoephedrine sulphate

Indication: Symptomatic relief of nasal & non-nasal allergic rhinitis including nasal congestion in adults & child...

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