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Generic Extina - Hydrogen Peroxide

This page contains links to eMedTV Skin Articles containing information on subjects from Generic Extina to Hydrogen Peroxide. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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  • Generic Extina
    It is not legal for a company to make generic Extina (ketoconazole foam) in the United States. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at why generic versions of this drug are unavailable and whether one might be made at some point in the future.
  • Generic Firazyr
    Companies are not allowed to make a generic Firazyr (icatibant) product at this time. As this eMedTV Web selection explains, however, a generic version of the drug may become available after the patent expires in July 2014.
  • Generic for Protopic
    As this eMedTV selection explains, tacrolimus is not generic for Protopic. Rather, this is the active ingredient of the drug. This Web page explains this in a little more detail, with a link to more information on Protopic's generic availability.
  • Generic for Ultravate Ointment
    There are generic Ultravate products for the ointment and cream forms of this drug. This eMedTV segment offers more information on whether these generics are as good as the brand-name drug, and provides a link to more details on these products.
  • Generic Halog
    As discussed in this eMedTV article, there are no generic Halog (halcinonide) products available at this time. This resource explains why a manufacturer has not made a generic version of this skin medicine and when such a version might be available.
  • Generic Hydrocortisone Butyrate
    There are generic hydrocortisone butyrate products for the cream, ointment, and liquid forms of this drug. This eMedTV page offers information on when generic versions may be available for the Lipocream and lotion, and provides a link to more details.
  • Generic Istodax
    There are no generic versions of Istodax (romidepsin) available at this time. This eMedTV Web selection explains why a company is not allowed to make a generic version of this drug and offers an estimated date for when a version might be available.
  • Generic Kalbitor
    It is unknown when a generic Kalbitor (ecallantide) product will become available. This eMedTV Web page explains why companies are not allowed to make a generic version of this drug. It also explains why ecallantide is not the same as generic Kalbitor.
  • Generic Kenalog Ointment
    You can buy generic Kenalog ointment (triamcinolone acetonide ointment). This eMedTV resource lists the available strengths and manufacturers of this generic medication, and explains how the brand-name form of the drug is no longer available.
  • Generic Lamisil
    As this eMedTV segment explains, generic Lamisil is now available, since the patent for the brand-name medication has expired. This article describes the uses and strengths of the generic versions of this drug.
  • Generic Lidex
    This eMedTV Web page explains that generic Lidex (fluocinonide) is available in several forms. This article lists the various manufacturers of these products and also discusses whether these generics are as good as the brand-name medication.
  • Generic Picato
    There is no generic Picato (ingenol mebutate) available at this time, as the drug is protected by a patent. This eMedTV Web selection discusses when this patent is set to expire and when a generic version of the drug might become available.
  • Generic Protopic
    At this time, no generic versions of Protopic (tacrolimus ointment) are available. This selection of the eMedTV library explains why and when this is expected to change. It also describes the circumstances that could affect the drug's exclusivity period.
  • Generic Rheumatrex
    As this eMedTV article explains, generic Rheumatrex is currently available in one strength. This page offers more details on the generic version of the drug, explaining how it compares to brand-name Rheumatrex and listing companies that make it.
  • Generic Substitute for Elidel Cream
    Pimecrolimus is the generic name for Elidel cream, but it is not a generic substitute for the drug. This eMedTV Web selection discusses when a generic version of Elidel might become available and takes a look at what this drug is approved to treat.
  • Generic Ultravate
    All of the patents for Ultravate (halobetasol) have expired and there are generic versions available. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at these generic Ultravate products, with details on whether they are as good as the brand-name drug.
  • Generic Verdeso
    At this time, no generic Verdeso (desonide foam) products are available. This article from the eMedTV Web library explains when a generic product might be manufactured and describes the difference between a generic name and a generic version of a drug.
  • Generic Xolegel
    Companies are not allowed to make generic Xolegel (ketoconazole gel) products at this time. This eMedTV Web page explains why generic versions of this medicine are illegal in the United States right now and when a generic might become available.
  • Generic Zyclara
    At this time, no generic Zyclara products are available, as the drug is protected by a patent. This eMedTV Web selection discusses when this patent expires and when a generic version of the drug might become available.
  • Gram Negative Staph
    Staphylococcus ("staph") is a gram-positive bacterium that is commonly found in healthy people. This eMedTV article explains this type of bacteria in more detail and explains what can happen in the case of a staph infection.
  • Hair Loss (Alopecia Areata)
    Many diseases can lead to hair loss, and alopecia areata is one of them. This eMedTV briefly describes alopecia areata, an autoimmune disease that stunts hair growth. This page offers an overview of the disorder, including its causes and prognosis.
  • Halog
    Halog is a prescription steroid that is applied to the skin to relieve eczema and other skin problems. This eMedTV resource presents an overview of this topical medicine, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Halog and Breastfeeding
    This eMedTV segment explores the reasons why it is important to talk to your doctor about potential risks associated with using Halog (halcinonide) while breastfeeding. This page explains why it may not be safe to use this medicine while nursing.
  • Halog and Pregnancy
    This eMedTV Web page examines the reasons why Halog (halcinonide) may not be safe for use in pregnant women. This article discusses the results of animal studies and describes some of the problems that may occur when this drug is used during pregnancy.
  • Halog Cream
    Halog is a prescription steroid that is applied to the skin to relieve eczema and other skin problems. This eMedTV resource presents a brief overview of this medicated cream, including how it works, possible side effects, dosing guidelines, and more.
  • Halog Dosage
    This eMedTV segment explains that your specific dose of Halog will mainly depend on the type and severity of the condition being treated. This page presents more specific dosing guidelines and lists some recommendations for using this skin medicine.
  • Halog Drug Interactions
    Potentially negative interactions can occur if Halog is taken with drugs like corticorelin or aldesleukin. This eMedTV article takes a closer look at these potential risks, including details on how Halog can decrease the effectiveness of these drugs.
  • Halog Medication Information
    Halog is prescribed for treating various skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis. This eMedTV Web selection presents more information on Halog, including dosing tips, side effects, and general safety concerns. A link to more details is also included.
  • Halog Ointment
    If you have psoriasis, eczema, or dermatitis, a doctor may prescribe Halog ointment. This eMedTV resource provides a brief description of what this product is used for and how it works. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
  • Halog Ointmet
    This eMedTV article presents a brief overview of Halog, a drug used to treat a variety of skin conditions. This page provides dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and a link to more details. Halog ointmet is a common misspelling of Halog ointment.
  • Halog Overdose
    This page from the eMedTV Web site explains that an overdose of Halog (halcinonide) may cause Cushing's syndrome or other problems. This resource lists other overdose symptoms and describes how your doctor may treat any complications that occur.
  • Halog Side Effects
    People who are using Halog may experience skin irritation, such as burning, itching, and dryness. This eMedTV Web page outlines some of the most common Halog side effects, as well as potentially serious reactions that require medical attention.
  • Halog Uses
    This eMedTV Web page explains why Halog is used to treat psoriasis, poison ivy, and a variety of other skin problems. This article describes how this steroidal skin medicine works, whether it can be used safely by children, and more.
  • Halog Warnings and Precautions
    If someone uses too much Halog, it can lead to complications like diabetes or Cushing's syndrome. This eMedTV article lists other important warnings and precautions for Halog, including details on who may not be able to use this steroid medicine.
  • Health Benefits of Hydrogen Peroxide
    Hydrogen peroxide is used for many purposes, from teeth whitening to earwax removal. This article from the eMedTV site looks at the potential health benefits of hydrogen peroxide and warns about the claims that sound too good to be true.
  • Health Benefits of Mangosteen
    As this eMedTV page explains, some of the possible health benefits of mangosteen include treating or preventing conditions such as arthritis and cancer. This article further discusses the other uses of mangosteen and explains how it may work.
  • Hot Tub Rash
    Hot tub rash is caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, which is a common bacteria found in water and soil. This eMedTV resource discusses this condition in detail, including symptoms, transmission methods, and treatment options.
  • How Do You Get Rid of a Staph Infection?
    As this eMedTV article explains, if you have a staph infection, your treatment options will depend on how severe the infection is and other factors. This page describes how to get rid of a staph infection and includes a link to more detailed information.
  • How Is Lice Spread?
    This eMedTV article explains that lice can be spread through head-to-head contact and sexual contact, among other things. This page talks about lice transmission, with detailed information on the transmission of head, body, and pubic lice.
  • How Often Should I Take Imiquimod?
    As explained in this eMedTV segment, there are several considerations to take into account when determining how often imiquimod will be used and for how long. This page explores general dosing guidelines for this cream and offers a link to more details.
  • Hydrocortisone Butyrate
    Hydrocortisone butyrate is prescribed to treat eczema, dermatitis, and various other skin problems. This eMedTV page explains how this medicine works, covers why it may not be safe for some people, and describes the various forms and strengths available.
  • Hydrocortisone Butyrate 0.1%
    If you have certain skin conditions like eczema, a doctor may prescribe hydrocortisone butyrate. This eMedTV segment takes a closer look at the various 0.1% forms of hydrocortisone butyrate, offers some general dosing tips, and links to more details.
  • Hydrocortisone Butyrate Dosage
    This eMedTV segment explains that if you have certain skin problems, applying a small amount of hydrocortisone butyrate two or three times a day may help relieve symptoms. This page takes a look at more specific hydrocortisone butyrate dosing guidelines.
  • Hydrocortisone Butyrate Drug Information
    Hydrocortisone butyrate is a prescription medicine used to treat many different skin conditions. This eMedTV Web page provides more drug information on hydrocortisone butyrate, including specific uses, potential side effects, and dosing guidelines.
  • Hydrocortisone Butyrate Side Effects
    You may experience skin irritation or dryness while using hydrocortisone butyrate. However, as this eMedTV resource explains, most side effects that occur with hydrocortisone butyrate are typically minor. This page also lists potentially serious problems.
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
    Hydrogen peroxide is a product that has long been used for cleansing wounds. However, as this eMedTV article explains, it may not be as effective as previously thought. This page gives an overview of the product's uses, safety, and side effects.
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