antipruritic

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antipruritic

[‚an·tē·pru̇′rid·ik]
(pharmacology)
An agent, such as camphor, that relieves itching.
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WASHINGTON -- Antipruritic therapy in patients with atopic dermatitis should combine peripherally acting anti-inflammatories, immunomodulating agents, moisturizers, and centrally-acting inhibitors, Dr.
However, the major composition within the market was still made up of core products such as antifungals, antipruritics, and medicated shampoos.
Product coverage: Acne Treatments, Antiparasitics/Lice (Head and Body) Treatments, Antipruritics, Child-Specific Medicated Skin Care, Cold Sore Treatments, Haemorrhoid Treatments, Hair Loss Treatments, Medicated Shampoos, Nappy (Diaper) Rash Treatments, Topical Allergy Remedies/Antihistamines, Topical Antifungals, Topical Germicidals/Antiseptics, Vaginal Antifungals.