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What Is Elidel Used For? - Zyclara Warnings and Precautions

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  • What Is Elidel Used For?
    A doctor may prescribe Elidel to treat mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis in adults and children. This eMedTV page explores what Elidel is used for, including possible unapproved uses for the skin cream. A link to more details is also provided.
  • What Is Elidel?
    A doctor may prescribe Elidel to treat mild-to-moderate cases of atopic dermatitis (eczema). This eMedTV Web page offers some details on what Elidel is prescribed for, how it works, and dosing tips. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • What Is Erythromycin/Benzoyl Peroxide Used For?
    As this eMedTV article explains, erythromycin/benzoyl peroxide is used for treating acne in adults and adolescents age 12 and older. This page explains how this medicine works to kill acne-causing bacteria and whether there are off-label uses of the drug.
  • What Is Fluocinolone Oil Used For?
    Adults may receive fluocinolone oil to treat atopic dermatitis or scalp psoriasis. This eMedTV article also discusses when fluocinolone oil may be used in children. It also describes how this drug works and lists possible "off-label" (unapproved) uses.
  • What Is Fluocinonide Used For?
    Seborrhea, contact dermatitis, and eczema are a few of the conditions that can be treated with fluocinonide. This eMedTV page explains when your healthcare provider may recommend the use of fluocinonide and gives a helpful description of how it works.
  • What Is Fluocinonide?
    As this eMedTV article explains, fluocinonide is a prescription skin medication that can help reduce inflammation and itching associated with many skin conditions. This resource explains what fluocinonide is used for and gives a link to more information.
  • What Is Flurandrenolide Lotion Used For?
    As discussed in this eMedTV page, flurandrenolide lotion is used for reducing itching and inflammation caused by poison ivy, psoriasis, and other skin problems. This page describes how this medicated lotion works and whether it's safe for children.
  • What Is Fluticasone Propionate Cream Used For?
    As this eMedTV page explains, fluticasone propionate cream is used for reducing inflammation and itching caused by poison ivy, eczema, and other skin conditions. This page takes a look at how this medicine works and describes unapproved reasons to use it.
  • What Is Fluticasone Propionate Cream?
    People with eczema, poison ivy, or other skin conditions may benefit from fluticasone propionate cream. This eMedTV resource takes a look at what fluticasone propionate cream is used for and how it works. A link to more details is also included.
  • What Is Hydrocortisone Butyrate Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, hydrocortisone butyrate is used for relieving itching and inflammation caused by dermatitis, psoriasis, and many other skin problems. This page describes how this medicine works and takes a look at a few unapproved uses.
  • What Is Hydroxyzine Used For?
    Some of the approved hydroxyzine uses include the treatment of itching, nausea, and vomiting. This eMedTV article lists other conditions the drug can treat, including possible off-label uses, and discusses whether children can take it.
  • What Is Hydroxyzine?
    Hydroxyzine is a prescription antihistamine approved for treating several conditions, including itching. This eMedTV Web article offers a brief overview of this drug, including what hydroxyzine is used for, how it works, and possible side effects.
  • What Is Imiquimod Used For?
    This portion of the eMedTV Web library explores the approved and unapproved uses for imiquimod, including details on how this prescription skin cream may work in the treatment of these skin conditions and whether it is safe to use in children.
  • What Is IncobotulinumtoxinA Used For?
    IncobotulinumtoxinA is licensed for several purposes, such as improving the appearance of wrinkles. This eMedTV page explains how this toxin works to relax certain muscles, and describes other approved and unapproved uses for incobotulinumtoxinA.
  • What Is Injectable Poly-L Lactic Acid Used For?
    As this eMedTV Web selection explains, injectable poly-L lactic acid is used to correct facial fat loss, wrinkles, and facial fold lines in adults. This resource discusses how this facial filler works and also lists some possible off-label uses.
  • What Is Ivermectin Lotion Used For?
    This eMedTV resource offers an explanation on how ivermectin lotion is used for killing head lice and nits (eggs). This article describes in detail how this prescription medicine works to suffocate and kill lice and also discusses its safety in children.
  • What Is Metronidazole Gel Used For?
    If you have rosacea, your doctor may recommend using metronidazole gel. This page of the eMedTV Web site explains how this drug is thought to work to treat bumps and pimples caused by this skin condition. This article also describes some unapproved uses.
  • What Is Metronidazole Topical Gel?
    If you have rosacea, you may benefit from metronidazole gel. This eMedTV resource further explores this topical medicine, including what metronidazole gel is used for, how it works, dosing tips, and more. A link to more information is also included.
  • What Is Mometasone Furoate Ointment Used For?
    As this eMedTV resource explains, mometasone furoate ointment is used for treating dermatitis, eczema, poison ivy, and certain other inflammatory skin conditions. This page takes a closer look at how this prescription drug works and lists unapproved uses.
  • What Is Mupirocin Used For?
    The specific purpose for which mupirocin is used will depend on the form. For example, this eMedTV segment explains that the nasal ointment is only approved to get rid of MRSA bacteria in the nasal passages. Other uses are also discussed in detail.
  • What Is Mupirocin?
    This page of the eMedTV Web site explains that mupirocin is an antibiotic used to treat several different bacterial infections. This page also lists what conditions mupirocin can treat, how it works, and a few side effects to watch out for.
  • What Is OnabotulinumtoxinA Used For?
    Frown lines and neck spasms are two of the conditions that onabotulinumtoxinA is approved to treat. This eMedTV selection takes a look at various uses for onabotulinumtoxinA, including why your doctor may recommend this product for off-label reasons.
  • What is Promethazine Prescribed For?
    This article from the eMedTV Web site explains that promethazine is prescribed for treating nausea and vomiting, motion sickness, various types of allergies, and other conditions. A link to an in-depth look at this subject is also included.
  • What Is Promethazine Used For?
    Various conditions, including allergies, nausea, and motion sickness, can be treated with promethazine. This eMedTV page also lists off-label uses for promethazine, describes how the drug works, and explains whether it is approved for children.
  • What is Promethazine?
    Promethazine is a sedating antihistamine that belongs to a class of drugs called phenothiazines. This eMedTV page further explains this medication, with an overview of how it works, how often promethazine is typically taken, and more.
  • What Is Protopic Used For?
    As this eMedTV resource explains, Protopic is used to treat severe eczema, a type of atopic dermatitis. This segment also discusses the practice of using this drug "off-label" and whether it is used in children.
  • What Is Spinosad Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, the main use of spinosad is for the treatment of head lice. This article explains how the drug works, whether children can use it, and more. Other important parts of lice treatment are also discussed.
  • What Is Tazarotene Foam Used For?
    Adults and adolescents with acne may benefit from tazarotene foam. This eMedTV resource gives more details on what tazarotene foam is used for, how it works, and how to apply it. A list of possible "off-label" (unapproved) uses is also provided.
  • What Is Terbinafine Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, terbinafine is used for treating fingernail and toenail fungus. Occasionally, it may also be used to treat other fungal infections, including skin infections.
  • What Is the Incubation Period for Impetigo?
    As this eMedTV page discusses, it usually takes about one to three days for the symptoms of impetigo to appear after the infection is transmitted. This page further discusses the incubation period of impetigo and explains how this infection is spread.
  • What Is Topical Fluticasone Propionate Used For?
    As explained in this eMedTV article, topical fluticasone propionate is used for treating itching and inflammation due to certain skin problems like eczema and dermatitis. This page discusses how this medicine works and lists unapproved reasons to use it.
  • What Is Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream Used For?
    As this eMedTV article explains, triamcinolone acetonide cream is used for treating eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, and certain other inflammatory skin conditions. This page describes how this prescription drug works and explores unapproved uses.
  • What Is Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream?
    If you have eczema, psoriasis, or other skin conditions, you may benefit from triamcinolone acetonide cream. This eMedTV segment takes a look at what triamcinolone acetonide cream is used for and how it works. A link to more details is also included.
  • What Is Ustekinumab Used For?
    As this eMedTV segment explains, ustekinumab is used to treat plaque psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. This article covers the drug's uses in more detail, with helpful information on how it works, whether it can be used in children, and more.
  • What Is Vorinostat Used For?
    People who have cutaneous T-cell lymphoma may find that vorinostat can help reduce their cancer symptoms. This eMedTV page contains a detailed look at this type of lymphoma, covers how this drug works, and lists possible off-label uses for vorinostat.
  • What Makes Atopic Dermatitis Worse?
    What makes atopic dermatitis worse? Both irritants and allergens can work together to amplify symptoms. This eMedTV Web page provides examples of each and explains how they exacerbate flareups of atopic dermatitis.
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  • Xolegel
    Xolegel is a medicated gel prescribed for the treatment of seborrhea. This part of the eMedTV Web library presents a comprehensive overview of this medicine, including details on how it works, potential side effects, how to apply it, and more.
  • Xolegel and Breastfeeding
    It is not known if it is safe for women to use Xolegel (ketoconazole gel) while breastfeeding. This eMedTV article outlines some of the recommendations by the American Academy of Pediatrics and covers how to avoid exposing your infant to this drug.
  • Xolegel and Pregnancy
    Although Xolegel (ketoconazole gel) is applied on the skin, it may not be safe for use in pregnant women. This eMedTV page examines the results of animal studies done on using Xolegel during pregnancy, and describes some of the potential risks to humans.
  • Xolegel Dosage
    When treating seborrhea, Xolegel is typically applied once a day for two weeks. This page of the eMedTV site takes an in-depth look at Xolegel dosing instructions, including tips on how to apply it correctly and how long to wait before applying makeup.
  • Xolegel Drug Interactions
    As described in this eMedTV article, drug interactions with Xolegel are unlikely, as this medicine is applied to the skin, and not much of it is absorbed into the bloodstream. However, Xolegel may cause problems with certain other skin products.
  • Xolegel Medication Information
    Adults and adolescents may use Xolegel to help treat a skin condition called seborrhea. This eMedTV selection covers more information on this medication, including how Xolegel works and general safety concerns. It also offers a link to more details.
  • Xolegel Overdose
    This eMedTV resource explains how liver damage or hormonal imbalances could occur if someone takes an oral overdose of Xolegel (ketoconazole gel). This article takes a closer look at what to do if you have used too much of this drug.
  • Xolegel Side Effects
    A burning sensation at the application site is the most frequently reported Xolegel side effect. This eMedTV page focuses on other possible problems that might occur in those who use this skin medication, including reactions that may need to be treated.
  • Xolegel Uses
    Applying Xolegel once daily for two weeks may help treat seborrhea. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at how this antifungal medication works for this skin condition and whether Xolegel is safe for use in children. Off-label uses are also covered.
  • Xolegel Warnings and Precautions
    Let your doctor know if your seborrhea does not improve -- or even gets worse -- while using Xolegel. This eMedTV article highlights important safety warnings with Xolegel and explores certain precautions for women who are pregnant or nursing.
  • Ziclara
    Zyclara helps treat several conditions, including actinic keratosis, genital warts, and perianal warts. This eMedTV page takes a look at this prescription skin cream, including how it is used and side effects. Ziclara is a common misspelling of Zyclara.
  • Ziclera
    As this eMedTV article explains, people who have certain skin conditions, such as actinic keratosis, genital warts, or perianal warts, may benefit from Zyclara. This page covers specific uses and side effects. Ziclera is a common misspelling of Zyclara.
  • Zyclara
    Zyclara is used to treat lesions caused by actinic keratosis and external genital or perianal warts. This eMedTV Web selection presents an overview of what this medicated cream is used for, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
  • Zyclara and Breastfeeding
    No research has been done to determine whether Zyclara passes through breast milk in humans. This eMedTV Web page discusses why it may not be safe to use Zyclara while breastfeeding and describes what the manufacturer of the drug recommends.
  • Zyclara and Pregnancy
    It is unknown whether it is safe to use Zyclara during pregnancy. However, as this eMedTV page explains, animal studies showed that this medication could cause fetal harm. A list of problems and possible recommendations is also included.
  • Zyclara Cream
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Zyclara is a cream prescribed to treat actinic keratosis, genital warts, and perianal warts. This page takes a brief look at some dosing instructions for this product and offers a link to more details on this drug.
  • Zyclara Dosage
    A doctor will determine your Zyclara dosage based on the condition being treated and other factors. This eMedTV article examines these factors that may affect your dose and covers some specific guidelines for those using this medicated skin cream.
  • Zyclara Drug Interactions
    If you use Zyclara with Aldara or similar other drugs, it may cause negative interactions. This eMedTV resource discusses why this combination may increase your risk for severe skin reactions and covers recommendations on how to avoid serious problems.
  • Zyclara Effects
    Skin reactions are some of the most common effects that Zyclara can cause. This eMedTV resource describes other possible reactions to the drug and discusses whether this medicated skin cream is an effective treatment for certain skin conditions.
  • Zyclara Medication Information
    This eMedTV segment covers some basic information on Zyclara, a medication prescribed to treat actinic keratosis, genital warts, and perianal warts. This page describes uses, dosing tips, and safety concerns. A link to more details is also included.
  • Zyclara Overdose
    This eMedTV page explains that if you take Zyclara by mouth or use too much of the cream, it may cause problems like low blood pressure or severe skin reactions. This page lists other potential overdose symptoms and describes possible treatment options.
  • Zyclara Side Effects
    Most people who use Zyclara will develop some type of skin reaction, such as swelling or redness. This eMedTV segment describes the results of extensive research on this drug's side effects, including which reactions occur most frequently.
  • Zyclara Uses
    As explained in this eMedTV page, Zyclara is used for the treatment of actinic keratosis, genital warts, and perianal warts. This article takes an in-depth look at specific uses for this skin cream, including some off-label reasons it may be prescribed.
  • Zyclara Warnings and Precautions
    You may not be able to use Zyclara if you have a condition associated with an overactive immune system. This eMedTV resource explores other important precautions and safety warnings for Zyclara, with details on potentially serious problems that may occur.
  • Zyclera
    As explained in this eMedTV resource, Zyclara is prescribed to treat genital warts, perianal warts, and actinic keratosis. This page offers a brief overview of this skin cream and links to more details. Zyclera is a common misspelling of Zyclara.
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