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a substance that relieves or prevents itching

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A member of the research team assigned these medications to one of 12 categories: topical antihistamines, topical soaps (eg, Zanfel or Tecnu), topical astringents, other topical antipruritics, topical aloe vera, topical bleach, low-potency topical corticosteroids, moderate-potency topical corticosteroids, high-potency topical corticosteroids, oral antihistamines, oral corticosteroids, and parenteral corticosteroids.
Oculus Innovative Sciences, a specialty pharmaceutical company, has introduced its new Alevicyn SG antipruritic spray gel, it was reported yesterday.
A mixture of alpha- and beta-amyrins isolated from the resin of a medicinal plant Protium heptaphyllum demonstrated antipruritic effect in mice against scratching behavior induced by dextran T40 and compound 48/80.
The results support the idea that mast cells and H Ghistamine receptors are not the primary sites of the antipruritic action of G.
Modern management consists of anti-inflammatory, occasionally antiseptic, as well as antipruritic therapies to address the epidermal barrier as well as immunomodulation or infection.
Its leaves have been used in traditional medicine as an anti-emetic, for the treatment of gonorrhea, as a gargle to cure sore throats, as laxative, as antipruritic, as antipyretic agent, for the treatment of oral tumors, dysentery, jaundice and hepatic diseases (Caceres et al.
Targeting the neurokinin receptor 1 with aprepitant: A novel antipruritic strategy.
Atrapro antipruritic hydrogel is indicated to relieve the itch, pain and burning associated with atopic and radiation dermatitis and other dermaroses.
recutita have been reported for their diverse ranges of pharmacological actions including hypocholesterolernic, antispasmodic, anti-platelet, antipruritic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiviral and antioxidant activities (McKay and Blumberg 2006).
Propofol, by continuous infusion, provides a readily titrable level of sedation and rapid recovery once infusion is terminated along with its unique antipruritic and antiemetic properties that make it a novel drug for outpatient anaesthesia9.
have signed an agreement regarding exclusive development and marketing of TRK-820, an innovative antipruritic agent developed by Toray, in North America.
Several oatmeal by-products have biologically active properties that can improve skin barrier function and the skin's acid/base balance, have a protective effect on the skin, and provide antipruritic effects.
The antipruritic effect of a sedative and a non-sedative antihistamine in atopic dermatitis.
Flea bites can be treated with anti-itch creams or systemic antipruritic drugs such as antihistamines or corticosteroids.