Zithranol-rr Generic Name & Formulations
Anthralin 1.2% (microcrystalline encapsulated); rapid-release cream.
Stable plaque psoriasis.
Zithranol-rr Dosage and Administration
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.
Acute or actively inflamed psoriatic eruptions.
Zithranol-rr Boxed Warnings
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.
Zithranol-rr Adverse Reactions
Possible contact allergic reactions, discolored hair or fingernails.
Zithranol-rr Clinical Trials
Zithranol-rr Patient Counseling