Generic Skin Care medications
Skin is the largest organ of the human body. Skin covers and protects the bones, muscles, internal organs and helps regulate body temperature. Skin, hair and nails often reflect the general condition of the body and form an important part of a person's appearance. Some of the problems of the skin, hair and nails can be managed independently at home. In many cases, you may need the help of a doctor. Doctors who specialize in skin problems, are called dermatologists. In some cases, skin problems can lead you to the cabinet of allergists.
Black dots (open comedones) - are clogged sebum pores on the skin surface.
Dermatitis (or eczema and rashes) is an inflammation of the skin, which is reflected as dry, itchy spots that look like scales. The rash may be caused by various reasons: allergies, irritations and various diseases. There are several types of dermatitis: atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis (caused by an allergic reaction to skin contact with an irritant), and seborrheic dermatitis (itching and flaking of the skin and scalp).
Dry and sensitive skin. If you have dry skin, you can often observe an irritation, peeling, and even a little itchy process. Sensitive skin reacts immediately to a number of external factors: temperature, wind, and various chemicals, etc.
Urticaria happens when a stimulus causes cells to provide histamine. Histamine, in its turn causes vasodilation. The fluid accumulates under the skin, and it produces large, red, often itchy blisters, called papules.
Scabies. When we talk about scabies on the skin, that means the small, very itchy blisters appear. The causative agent of scabies is the itch mite.
Scars. Scars are marks on the skin remaining after accidents, operations or illnesses. The formation of scar is a natural process of wound healing, when the regenerative tissue fills the damaged area. The more serious the damage, the longer the wound heals and the greater the likelihood of scarring is.
Disorders of pigmentation. Disorders of pigmentation (skin color) is the improper distribution of pigment in the skin, which can be caused by several factors.
Wrinkles. Wrinkles are one of the most visible signs of aging.
As far as you see, people with different variations of the skin should seek medical advice. Sometimes a very serious disease starts with seemingly innocent changes.
Generic Acticin cream is used to treat scabies.
Generic Aldara is used to treat actinic keratosis (a condition caused by too much sun exposure) on the face and scalp. It is also used to treat a minor form of skin cancer called superficial basal cell carcinoma, when surgery would not be an appropriate treatment.
Generic Aristocort is used for treatment a variety of medical conditions, including but not limited to, insufficiency of the adrenal cortex, inflammatory disorders, allergic disorders, and connective tissue disorders.
Generic Azelex is used for treating mild to moderate acne.
Generic Benzoyl gel is used for treating acne.
Desonate is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Desonate topical (for the skin) is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis.
Differin(Adapalen) is a topical medicine (a medication that is applied to the surface of the skin) similar to vitamin A. It helps the skin to renew itself.
The medicine is used to cure inflammation caused by a particular conditions such as eczema, allergic reactions, and psoriasis.
Generic Efudex interferes with the growth of skin cells. Fluorouracil works by causing the death of cells which are growing fastest, such as abnormal skin cells.
Fluorouracil topical (for the skin) is used to treat scaly overgrowths of skin (actinic or solar keratoses). Fluorouracil topical may also be used in the treatment of superficial basal cell carcinoma.
Generic Elocon is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis.
Fusiderm B cream is indicated for the treatment of eczematous dermatoses including atopic eczema, infantile eczema, stasis eczema, contact eczema and seborrhoeic eczema when secondary bacterial infection is confirmed or suspected.
Generic Grifulvin is a popular antifungal medication that has been labeled as antibiotic. It prescribed for the treatment of many different fungal infections such as the skin, nails, hair infections, including ringworm, jock itch and athlete's foot.
Generic Ilosone is used to treat infections of the upper and lower respiratory tract, atypical pneumonia, purulent-inflammatory diseases of the skin and its appendages, diphtheria, erythrasma, gonorrhea, syphilis, listeriosis, Legionnaires' disease, prevention and treatment of rheumatism in case of intolerance of beta-lactam antibiotics.
Licon is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Fluocinonide topical (for the skin) is used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis.
Generic Mentax is used for treating certain fungal infections of the skin.
Generic Neoral is used for preventing the rejection of organ transplants (kidney, liver, and heart). This medicine is also used to treat psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis in certain patients.
Generic Oxsoralen is used to improve the efficiency of PUVA therapy of psoriasis, vitiligo, lichen planus, mycosis fungoides.
Generic Renova is a topical form of vitamin A that helps the skin renew itself. It is used to reduce the appearance of fine wrinkles and mottled skin discoloration, and to make rough facial skin feel smoother.
Generic Rheumatrex applied to stimulate recovery after diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system, with scars from injuries and burns, adhesive process in the abdominal cavity, protracted and recurrent infections, asthma, psoriasis, chronic widespread streptoderma, neurodermatitis.
Generic Temovate is used for treating inflammation and itching of the scalp due to certain skin conditions. It is also used to treat moderate to severe psoriasis.
Generic Valtrex is used in skin diseases of the mucous membranes caused by the virus Herpes simplex (including genital herpes) for the prevention of recurrence of disease caused by the virus Herpes simplex. It is used for the prevention of cytomegalovirus infection and disease developing after organ transplantation.
Generic Vaniqa 13.9% Cream is an enzyme inhibitor used topically to slow the growth of unwanted facial hair in women. It does not remove hair.
Ziana is a combination medicine used to treat severe nodular acne in adults and children who are at least 12 years old. Clindamycin is an antibiotic. It fights bacteria in the body. Tretinoin is a form of vitamin A. It reduces the amount of oil released by oil glands in your skin, and helps your skin renew itself more quickly.