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Medications for Skin Rash

Other names: Erythema; Rash

What is Skin Rash: A skin rash is a temporary eruption or discoloration of the skin and is often inflamed or swollen.

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The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
hydrocortisone Rx/OTC C N 2 reviews
8.0

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Brand names:  Cortizone-10, Locoid, Cortaid, Westcort, Ala-Cort, Hydrocortisone with Aloe, Locoid Lipocream, Aquanil HC, Hytone, Cortizone-10 Anal Itch Cream, Texacort, Hemorrhoidal HC, Beta HC, Caldecort, Cetacort, Corticaine, Cortizone-5, Dermarest Plus Anti-Itch, Dermtex HC, Gynecort Maximum Strength, Hemril-30, Itch-X Lotion, Keratol HC, Lacticare-HC, Nutracort, Pandel, Sarnol-HC, Scalpicin, Ala-Scalp, Ala-Scalp HP, Aqua Glycolic HC, Bioelements Immediate Comfort, Cortaid Maximum Strength, Cotacort, Dermasorb HC, Gly-Cort, Hemril-HC Uniserts, Instacort, NuCort, Pediaderm HC, Procto-Med HC, Proctosert HC, Scalacort, Scalp-Cort, U-Cort

Drug class: topical steroids

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For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
prednisone Rx C N 11 reviews
7.0

Generic name: prednisone systemic

Brand names:  Prednicot, Sterapred, Sterapred DS

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Cortizone-10 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Apexicon Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: diflorasone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Locoid Rx/OTC C N Add review
10

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Cortaid Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Westcort Rx/OTC C N Add review
10

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Ala-Cort Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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diflorasone Rx C N 1 review
10

Generic name: diflorasone topical

Brand names:  Apexicon, Psorcon, ApexiCon E, Florone, Maxiflor, Psorcon E

Drug class: topical steroids

For consumers: interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Prednicot Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: prednisone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Psorcon Rx C N 1 review
10

Generic name: diflorasone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Dermatop Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: prednicarbate topical

Drug class: topical steroids

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Hydrocortisone with Aloe Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Locoid Lipocream Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Sterapred Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: prednisone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

 
Sterapred DS Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: prednisone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Aquanil HC Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Hytone Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Cortizone-10 Anal Itch Cream Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Pontocaine Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: tetracaine topical

Drug class: topical anesthetics

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Texacort Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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ApexiCon E Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: diflorasone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Hemorrhoidal HC Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Beta HC Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Caldecort Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: hydrocortisone topical

Drug class: topical steroids

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Alternative treatments for Skin Rash

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Skin Rash. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Skin Rash.

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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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