Psoriasis Flashcards Preview

Derm Drug List > Psoriasis > Flashcards

Flashcards in Psoriasis Deck (25):
1

Coal tar (Denorex, DHS Tar, Neutrogena-T/Gel, Tegrin)

Pharmacological Class: DNA synthesis inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Cytotoxic Agents


2

Shale tar, Ichthammol (Boyol Salve, Drawing Out Salve, Black Salve)

Pharmacological Class: DNA synthesis inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Cytotoxic Agents

3

Selenium sulfide (Selsum Blue, Selseb)

Pharmacological Class: DNA synthesis inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Cytotoxic Agents

4

Zinc Pyrithione

Pharmacological Class: DNA synthesis inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Cytotoxic Agents

5

Anthralin (Antra-Derm, Dithrocreme)

Pharmacological Class: DNA synthesis inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Cytotoxic Agents
RX ONLY

6

Methotrexate (MTX, Rheumatrex)

Pharmacological Class: Dihydrofolate reducatase inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: T-cell and cytokine suppressors
RX ONLY

7

Mycophenolate mofetil (CellCept, Myfortic)

Pharmacological Class: Purine synthesis inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: T-cell and cytokine suppressors
UNLABELED USE

8

Etanercept (Enbrel)

Pharmacological Class: TNF-α inhibitors
Therapeutic Class: Monoclonal Antibodies, Immunomodulators
RX ONLY

9

Adalimumab (Humira)

Pharmacological Class: TNF-α inhibitors
Therapeutic Class: Monoclonal Antibodies, Immunomodulators
RX ONLY

10

Infliximab (Remicade)

Pharmacological Class: TNF-α inhibitors
Therapeutic Class: Monoclonal Antibodies, Immunomodulators
RX ONLY

11

Ustekinumab (Stelera)

Pharmacological Class: IL-12 & IL-23 Cytokine inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Monoclonal Antibodies, Immunomodulators
RX ONLY

12

Secukinumab (Consentyx)

Pharmacological Class: IL-17A Inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: Monoclonal Antibodies, Immunomodulators
RX ONLY

13

Acitretin (Soriatane)

Pharmacological Class: Nuclear receptor binders
Therapeutic Class: Retinoids
Indication: Psoriasis, Acne/wrinkles
RX ONLY

14

Adapalene (Differin)

Pharmacological Class: Nuclear receptor binders
Therapeutic Class: Retinoids
Indication: Psoriasis, Acne/wrinkles
RX ONLY

15

Tazarotene (Tazorac)

Pharmacological Class: Nuclear receptor binders
Therapeutic Class: Retinoids
Indication: Psoriasis, Acne/wrinkles
RX ONLY

16

Calcipotriene (Dovonex)

Pharmacological Class:Nuclear receptor binders
Therapeutic Class: Vitamin D analog
RX ONLY

17

Methoxsalen (Oxsoralen-Ultra, Uvadex)

Chemical Class: Psoralens
Pharmacological Class: Chomophore
Therapeutic Class: Phototherapy
RX ONLY

18

Pimecrolimus (Elidel)

Pharmacological Class: Calcineurin Inhibitors
Therapeutic Class: Immunosuppressant
Indication: Topical – Atopic Dermatitis, Psoriasis (unlabeled)
RX ONLY

19

Tacrolimus (Protopic)

Pharmacological Class: Calcineurin Inhibitors
Therapeutic Class: Immunosuppressant
Indication: Topical – Atopic Dermatitis, Psoriasis (unlabeled)
RX ONLY

20

Cyclosporine (Neoral, Sandimmune)

Pharmacological Class: Calcineurin Inhibitors
Therapeutic Class: Immunosuppressant
Indication: Systemic - Psoriasis
RX ONLY

21

Petrolatum (Vasoline)

Pharmacological Class: Emollient
Therapeutic Class: Emollient
Indication: Topical - Skin protectant

22

Zinc Oxide (Desitin)

Pharmacological Class: Protectant
Therapeutic Class: Protectant
Indication: Topical - Diaper rash, minor skin irritations

23

Aloe Vera

Pharmacological Class: Protectant
Therapeutic Class: Protectant
Indication: Topical - Sunburn, minor skin irritations

24

Ketoconazole (Nizoral)

Pharmacological Class: Azole antifungal
Therapeutic Class: Antifungal
Indication: Seborrhea, dandruff
RX ONLY

25

Apremilast (Otezla)

Pharmacological Class: PDE-4 Inhibitor
Therapeutic Class: DMARD
RX ONLY