antipruritic


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antipruritic

[‚an·tē·pru̇′rid·ik]
(pharmacology)
An agent, such as camphor, that relieves itching.
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They were most likely to have used a topical antipruritic, astringent, or low-potency corticosteroid, or a combination of these.
This substance has been used for centuries as antipruritic, topical vasodilatator, inducer of miscarriage, aphrodisiac, contraceptive, anti-common cold drug, moth repellent, inhibitor of lactation and antiseptic.
Pramocaine, also known as pramoxine, is an ingredient in Gold Bond cream, some forms of calamine lotion, hemorrhoid relief products, and other OTC antipruritic agents.
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Sertaconazole also has antibacterial, antiinflammatory, antitrichomonal, antipruritic actions in addition.
A comparison of dexamethasone, ondansetron, and dexamethasone plus ondansetron as prophylactic antiemetic and antipruritic therapy in patients receiving intrathecal morphine for major orthopedic surgery.
In addition to their antiinflammatory effects TCs also have potent antipruritic atrophogenic melanopenic sex- hormone-like and immunosuppressive effects on the skin and can lead to significant local adverse effects if used indiscriminately.
Anxiolytics (lorazepam, clonazepam, buspirone) and antidepressants (serotonin reuptakeinhibitors or tricyclic antidepressants) have an antipruritic effect and have been well documented in many controlled studies (16, 17).
In Iranian traditional medicine several properties such as antibacterial, antipyretic, antipruritic, antihypertensive, and antiarrhythmic effects for different parts of barberry have been reported [4].