Ointment for psoriasis - large selection - New and hormonal

January 11, 2014

  • Ointment for psoriasis - a large selection
  • New and hormonal

 new ointment for psoriasis

New ointment for psoriasis

In recent years, effective ointment for psoriasis non-hormonal origin. These ointments are primarily ointments which contain vitamin D3 analogs, such as psoriasis calcipotriol ointment (Dayvoneks, Psorkutan). The mechanism of action is based on the interaction Dayvoneks main active ingredient ointment with specific receptors in the skin cells, which leads to inhibition of proliferation (growth) of the cells of the skin which is significantly increased in patients with psoriasis. Furthermore, under the action of the ointment is accelerated maturation of the middle layer of the skin.

Ointment for psoriasis, which include Calcipotriol, put a thin layer to the affected skin twice daily. The course of treatment should not exceed one year. Ointment has no systemic side effects, since it is not absorbed through the skin into the blood by acting only locally. Action ointment appears no earlier than one week after the beginning of application.

Application of ointments, which includes calcipotriol contraindicated if you are hypersensitive its components in an advanced stage of the disease, with pustular form of psoriasis, as well as violation of the liver or kidneys, during pregnancy, infant feeding Breastfeeding - a personal choice  Breastfeeding - a personal choice
   chest and for children up to 18 years.

Chinese ointment for psoriasis (right cream) Psoriasis cream is made from extracts of herbs growing in China (the cream contains extracts from 13 plants). The cream relieves itching, cleans the affected skin by scales and crusts, has a restorative effect. It is quickly absorbed into the skin without leaving a greasy shine. The cream is applied gently rubbing to clean the affected skin 2-3 times a day. Contraindications for the use of the cream are individual intolerance components, pregnancy, allergic reactions to alcohol, atopic dermatitis.


Hormonal ointment for psoriasis

What better ointment for psoriasis, hormonal or non-hormonal? This will solve the doctor, since these types of ointments have their advantages and disadvantages. For example, hormonal ointment prepared on the basis of glucocorticoid hormones, which have very strong anti-inflammatory and antipruritic effect. This ointment can quickly relieve inflammation. But its drawback is that if you cancel the treatment of all symptoms of psoriasis returned again. In addition, the body quickly gets used to these ointments, and they become ineffective. That is why the treatment of hormonal ointments are trying to combine the treatment with other non-hormonal means.

An example of this can be combined ointment ointment for psoriasis dayvobet, which is composed of calcipotriol and glucocorticosteroid (GCS) betamethasone. Since the latter has a pronounced anti-inflammatory action, dayvobet ointment can be applied at any stage of psoriasis. Contraindications for use ointments dayvobet are diseases associated with impaired calcium metabolism, severe renal and hepatic failure, any skin infection, skin atrophy, skin ulcers, increased fragility of blood vessels of the skin, erythrodermic psoriasis, guttate, exfoliative, pustular psoriasis Pustular psoriasis - a severe form of the disease  Pustular psoriasis - a severe form of the disease
 , Hypersensitivity to the drug. The effective ointment for psoriasis dayvobet assigned only to adults. It is applied thinly to the affected areas of the skin once a day for a month. The area of ​​application of ointment should not exceed 30% of the body surface. After the inflammation subsides, the ointment was replaced with Dayvoneks dayvobet.

To hormonal ointments are belosalik, Elokim triderm Triderm - care for skin diseases  Triderm - care for skin diseases
 , Advantan and others. Ointment for psoriasis belosalik incorporates salicylic acid and corticosteroids betamethasone. When applied to the skin twice a day, has anti-inflammatory, antipruritic, anti-proliferative, anti-bacterial cleaning action.

Ointment for psoriasis Elokim Elokim - relieve inflammation and itching  Elokim - relieve inflammation and itching
   GCS comprises mometasone, has a pronounced anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial activity, but may not protect against infection inflamed skin. In contrast, the risk of infection when joining the application of this ointment increases many times.

Ointment for psoriasis advantan is the latest generation of hormonal ointments. This is a new ointment for psoriasis, it is composed of corticosteroids methylprednisolone. Feature advantan ointments is that when applied to skin GCS hardly enters the bloodstream and therefore has significantly fewer side effects than hormonal creams and ointments past generations.

Ointment for psoriasis is of great importance, but pick it up is not so easy. The most effective ointment for psoriasis selected individually, sometimes it takes a lot of time. Correctly pick up the ointment psoriasis may only doctor.

Galina Romanenko

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Treatment for sunburns: saving "tormented" skin - Home Remedies

March 31 2012

  • Treatment for sunburns: saving "tormented" the skin
  • Home remedies

Treating sunburn at home

So, recognized as the best cure for any disease is one sure method - to prevent this disease. Preventing sunburn Sunburn: severe blow to the body  Sunburn: severe blow to the body
   - The most important way to deal with it.

Compliance with simple principles of good tan save both the short-term problems with painful reddening of the skin, and long-term problems such as premature skin aging Aging Skin: The three most common problems and their solutions  Aging Skin: The three most common problems and their solutions
   and even cancer.

In mild sunburn pain can help relieve any pain medication, such as aspirin.

It is better to immediately take measures to eliminate sunburn - do not let the discomfort slide.

One symptom of too long exposure to the sun can be a headache and chills. In this case, better to take a nap in the cool quiet room, it will help relieve the pain. Headaches may be caused not only by overheating and dehydration. Therefore, drinking plenty of fluids will also help get rid of headaches Headache: Causes and Complications  Headache: Causes and Complications


In mild sunburn to relieve pain is enough to overlay a cool compress to the burned skin.

Acetic wrap:

  • Wet tissue, towel or cheesecloth into a regular table or apple cider vinegar and apply to the burned area of ​​the skin for 15-20 minutes.

Milk poultice:

  • Mix equal proportions of milk and water. The temperature of the mixture should be cool but not ice-cold, so as not to cause a chill.
  • Wet cloth or gauze cloth in water-milk mixture Dairy mixture - selection of useful power  Dairy mixture - selection of useful power
   and impose on burned skin area for 15-20 minutes.
  • Repeat the procedure every two to three hours.

When applying a compress bandage can not be done, completely wrapping the limb, as it will lead to disruption of the blood circulation, which is not needed for burns.

The most important thing in eliminating sunburn - is the maximum hydration of the skin. Moisturizing properties are low-fat dairy products (no artificial additives).

  • Aloe - another effective means to remove redness and pain. It can be used as the plant itself and its juice, and pharmaceutical products based on aloe.
  • In addition to Aloe burns can also apply cucumber, or a mixture of milk, strawberries or tomatoes pressure.
  • The therapeutic effect of starch and provides: can be applied to the burned skin grated potatoes (necessarily formed juice), or make a special starch mask for inflamed skin.

 Home Remedies | Treatment for sunburns: saving "tormented" the skin

The adoption of a cool shower or bath

The cool (not icy) bath can also help. Taking a bath with tepid water will bring relief, reduce soreness from sunburn. It is impossible in this case to use aromatic bath salts, oils, and other fragrances, as all this can provoke a greater response to the skin. Avoid shaving or using washcloths, not to cause more irritation.

In the water you can add a little vinegar or some tea bags (tea tannins will help burned skin). These supplements will have an analgesic and healing effect.

It is recommended to use a soft towel and dry mopping and not rub the skin. Then apply a light moisturizer without dyes and flavorings. One of the secret agents of mild sunburn is ... the cream after shaving. He quickly soothe and moisturize irritated skin.

It should be used with caution cream-medical devices, as they contain components capable of causing an allergic reaction to become supersensitive skin.

Reddened skin better once again not to touch it, do not remove yourself blisters in order to avoid damage to the skin and of infection. Blisters - this is a natural reaction of the body to burn, and without them it is impossible to recover the skin. Already damaged skin should be treated with an antiseptic. One of the popular antiseptic - a mixture of vinegar and honey. It is not necessary to process the alcohol blisters burst and iodine-containing drugs, as this will only slow down the recovery of the skin.

It is necessary to follow very closely the bursting blisters: Do not entered the infection.

Symptoms of infection:

  • Increased pain at the site of the blister, itching and redness around it.
  • Inflammation of the wound from the blister.
  • Increased body temperature.
  • Lymphatitis body.

If you find yourself at the symptoms of infection should immediately seek medical help.

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