Dritho-creme Generic Name & Formulations
Anthralin 1%; crm, contains salicylic and ascorbic acid.
Quiescent or chronic psoriasis.
Dritho-creme Dosage and Administration
Initially apply once daily (5–10 minutes contact time) for at least one week; may increase contact time to 20–30 minutes before washing off. Treat until skin is entirely clear. Individualize. For skin: use sparingly. For scalp: wash and rinse hair.
Acute psoriatic eruptions.
Dritho-creme Boxed Warnings
Renal disease. Avoid eyes, mucous membranes, folds and creases of the skin. Apply cautiously on intertriginous skin areas. Restrict application to psoriatic lesions. Discontinue if sensitization or excessive irritation develops. May stain fabrics; avoid. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.
Dritho-creme Adverse Reactions
Possible contact allergic reactions, severe irritation, discolored hair or fingernails.
Dritho-creme Clinical Trials
Dritho-creme Patient Counseling