Drug Profiles

Drug profiles – a summary of the properties, use, and clinical experiences with its use.

Aldara (Imiquimod) Side Effects, Safety and Risks

Imiquimod side effects with reference to Erythema, Edema, Induration, Vesiculation, Excoriation, Scaling and flaking.

Soriatane (Acitretin) Treatment: Side Effects, Safety and Risks

Soriatane (Acitretin) Treatment: Side effects, safety, and risks are covered. Skin, liver, lipids, bone/muscle, ocular, and other effects and their manifestations are discussed.

Bactroban (Mupirocin) Efficacy

Bactroban (Mupirocin) efficacy and prophylactic use for nasal carriage and patients who are S. Aureus carriers are discussed. Bacterial resistance issues are also covered.

Eumovate (Clobetasone Butyrate) Clinical Experience and Indications

Eumovate (Clobetasone Butyrate) and their uses in treating a variety of skin conditions are discussed - clinical experience and indications. Conditions include atopic dermatitis, lichen planus, psoriasis, and seborrheic dermatitis.

Amevive (Alefacept) Efficacy

Amevive (Alefacept) and its efficacy is discussed. Measurement techniques like PASI (for psoriasis), dermatology quality of life index are discussed as well as for psoriatic arthritis.