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ZITHRANOL-RR
Psoriasis
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Drug Name:

ZITHRANOL-RR Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Anthralin 1.2% (microcrystalline encapsulated); rapid-release cream.

Company:
Elorac Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ZITHRANOL-RR:

Stable plaque psoriasis.

Adult:

Initially apply once daily (5–15 minutes contact time) for at least one week; may increase contact time to 30 minutes before washing off. Individualize. For skin: use sparingly. For scalp: wash and rinse hair; apply cream while hair is damp; may repeat treatment on alternate days.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

Acute or actively inflamed psoriatic eruptions.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid eyes, mucous membranes. Apply cautiously on the face or intertriginous skin areas. Discontinue if sensitization or excessive irritation develops. May stain fabrics; avoid. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Antipsoriatic.

Adverse Reactions:

Possible contact allergic reactions, discolored hair or fingernails.

How Supplied:

Cream—15g, 45g

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