Skip to Content

Join the 'Pruritus' group to help and get support from people like you.

Pruritus News

Related terms: Itching, Itchy Skin

FDA Medwatch Alert: Piyanping Anti-Itch Lotion: Recall - Incorrect Active Ingredient

Posted 30 Aug 2017 by Drugs.com

ISSUE: Lucky Mart Inc. is voluntarily recalling lots C14005, C16001 and C16002 of Piyanping Anti-Itch Lotion to the consumer level. The product was manufactured using the active pharmaceutical ingredient dexamethasone rather than hydrocortisone. Dexamethasone is not listed as an ingredient in the labeling. Dexamethasone is a higher potency steroid than hydrocortisone and may have a longer ...

Mouse Study Hints at Treatment for Itch-Related Ills Like Eczema

Posted 11 Jun 2015 by Drugs.com

THURSDAY, June 11, 2015 – An itch that just won't go away: Many people will suffer from eczema or some other ailment involving chronic itch during their lifetime, and a new study in mice hints at why this happens. The scientists who've spotted a gene involved in chronic itch also believe the finding could lead to new treatments. The study was co-authored by Rachel Brem, a geneticist and ...

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Pruritus of Partial Biliary Obstruction, Dermatological Disorders

Related Drug Support Groups

gabapentin, Benadryl, hydroxyzine, diphenhydramine, Vistaril, Zofran, Atarax, cyproheptadine, ondansetron, view more... Periactin, Benadryl Allergy, calamine, Itch Relief, menthol, Vagisil, pramoxine, ammonium lactate, Xylocaine Jelly, Bactine, Q-Dryl, Cortizone-10, Lanacane, Locoid, Zofran ODT, Cortaid, Locoid Lipocream, Dermoplast, Amlactin, Anucort-HC, Eurax, Rezine, Encort, Pandel, Hycort, Proctozone HC, Prudoxin, Lac-Hydrin, Diphen, Sarna Sensitive, Diphenhist, Lidocream, Vagicaine, Calamine Plain, Hytone, Cortaid Maximum Strength, Anusol HC, Nupercainal HC 1%, Instacort 10, Cortizone-10 Plus, Sarnol-HC, DermacinRx Lidotral´╗┐, Scalp-Aid, Dermarest Plus Anti-Itch, Anuzone HC, Cort-Dome, Genasone / Aloe, Scalp-Cort, Proctocream-HC, Beta HC, Cortizone-5, NuCort, Rectacort-HC, Ivocort, Dermtex HC, Dermarest Dricort, Rederm, Cortizone for Kids, Gly-Cort, CidalEaze, Acticort 100, Ala-Cort, Penecort, Cotacort, Lacticare-HC, Ala-Scalp HP, Cortane, Zensa, Anutone-HC, Anurx-HC, Anusert HC-1, Eha Lotion, Cortaid with Aloe, Aloe Cort, Recort Plus, Procto-Med HC, Anusol HC-1, Aquanil HC, Caldecort, Corticaine, Corticreme, Delcort, Dermol HC, LidoRxKit, Dermolate, Hi-Cor, Nogenic HC, Proctozone-H, LidoRx, Proctosert HC, Carmol HC, Hydrocortisone 1% In Absorbase, Ala-Scalp, Bicozene, Corque, Curasore, Pedi-Cort V, Dicopanol, Dormin, Miles Nervine, Scot-Tussin Allergy, Pediaderm HC, Sting Relief, Pharbedryl, Lidozol, Lidopin, Keratol HC, Adazin, Buckley's Bedtime, Ana-Lex, Eczemin, Aller-G-Time, Prax Wipe, Amlactin Ultra, AmLactin Cerapeutic, Dermasorb HC, Geri-Hydrolac, Scalacort, U-Cort, Itch-X Lotion, Cortaid Intensive Therapy, Tucks HC, NuZon, Gynecort Maximum Strength, Procto-Pak 1%, Medicated Foot, Arjun, Lidazone HC, AnaMantle HC Forte, Senatec HC, RectaGel HC, Peranex HC, Hydrocort cream, Lidovex, Anestafoam, Xyralid LP, Xyralid, Pramox, Anusol HC Suppositories, Siladryl Allergy, AneCream, Diphenhist Topical, Lidocort, MD Hydrocortisone, SM Anti-Itch, Amlactin XL, LidaMantle HC Relief, LidaMantle HC, Anumed-HC, Valu-Dryl, Diphedryl, Diphen AF, Aler-Dryl, Allergia-C, Benahist-10, Benahist-50, Benoject-50, Calm-Aid, Diphenadryl, Genahist, Total Allergy, Trux-adryl, Diphenyl, Hydramine Cough Syrup, Altaryl, Beldin, Belix, Hydramine, Siladryl, Siladryl DAS, Siladyl SA, Silphen Cough, Tusstat, Diphenylin, Hydramine Compound, Pardryl, Quenalin, Bydramine, Hyrexin, Nu-Med, Ivarest, calamine / diphenhydramine, clioquinol / hydrocortisone, crotamiton, diphenhydramine / hydrocortisone, diphenhydramine / zinc acetate, trimeprazine, hydrocortisone / lidocaine, benzocaine / resorcinol, benzocaine / capsaicin / lidocaine / methyl salicylate, dimethicone, allantoin / diphenhydramine, benzyl alcohol / pramoxine, Complete Allergy, Dytan, Dytuss, Dermarest, Banophen, Zonalon, ProctoCare-HC, Instacort, Scalpicin, Nutracort, Hyzine, LidaMantle, Xylocaine Topical, Ala-Quin, Ben-Tann, Nervine, Allermax, Rectasol-HC, Benadryl Extra Strength, Banophen M-S, Aller-Dryl Topical, Valu-Dryl Topical, Dermarest Anti-Itch, Derma-Pax, Dermarest Plus, Dermamycin, Lac-Hydrin 5, Laclotion, Kerasal AL, HC-Derma-Pax, Invarest, Benadryl Itch Stopping, Hysone, AnaMantle HC, Rectacreme HC, Cort-Dome High Potency, Cetacort, Dermacort, Westcort, Aeroseb-HC, Texacort, Procto-Kit 1%, Proctocort, Procto-Kit 2.5%, Proctosol-HC, Anuprep-HC, Vio-Tex-HC, Dek-Quin, Diphendryl, LMX Plus, Twilite, Banaril, Aler-Tab, Diphenydramine Quick Melt, Uni-Tann, Q-Dryl A / F, Diphenmax, Dermaflex, Medi-Quik Spray, Protech First Aid Stik, Ela-Max, Ela-Max 5, Senatec, Steroform, Anacaine, Chiggerex, Sting-Kill, Chigger-Tox, Skeeter Stik, Vistazine, Prax, Itch-X, Calaclear, Summers Eve Anti-Itch, Sarna Ultra, Gold Bond Anti-Itch, Iodo-HC, Lidozion