pramoxine

pramoxine

 [pră-mok´sēn]
a local anesthetic applied topically as the hydrochloride salt for temporary relief of pain and pruritus associated with skin and anorectal disorders.

pramoxine

/pra·mox·ine/ (pră-mok´sēn) a local anesthetic applied topically as the hydrochloride salt for temporary relief of pain and pruritus associated with skin and anorectal disorders.

pramoxine

Pramocaine, a local anaesthetic drug used as a surface application in conjunction with HYDROCORTISONE to treat irritating haemorrhoids. A brand name for the combination is Proctofoam HC.

pramoxine, pramocaine

a topical anesthetic.
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Pramocaine, also known as pramoxine, is an ingredient in Gold Bond cream, some forms of calamine lotion, hemorrhoid relief products, and other OTC antipruritic agents.
Their actions are not tied to direct local pain-killing as with topical anesthetics like benzocaine or pramoxine.
Reduce scratching by cutting the child's nails short or using over-the-counter anti-itch pramoxine or menthol
Faster than hydrocortisones, it contains benzyl alcohol and pramoxine HCl.
It comes in a spray and a gel, both featuring the active ingredients benzyl alcohol and pramoxine HC1, as well as aloe vera to soothe irritated skin.
Low-potency topical corticosteroid preparations that contain other active ingredients, such as pramoxine, may also be safe and effective at relieving itch and inflammation in sensitive skin areas.
Local anesthetics are given by injection or topically, and include benzocaine, bupivacaine (Marcaine, Sensorcaine), chloroprocaine (Nesacaine), camphor, dibucaine (Nuper-cainal), levobupivacaine (Chirocaine), lidocaine (Xylocaine, Octocaine), mepivacaine (Carbocaine, Polocaine), pramoxine, prilocaine (Citanest), procaine (Novocaine), ropivacaine (Naropin), and tetracaine (Pontocaine).
69, contains pramoxine HCL, dimethicone, glycerin, and vitamins C and E.
Examples include local anesthetics, such as benzocaine and pramoxine, which relieve itching and irritation from insect bites, and skin-whitening agents, including arbutin, kojic acid and hydroquinone, which reduce melanin content in the skin.
The new product has been formulated with the active ingredients hydrocortisone acetate and pramoxine hydrochloride.
Uninsured acetate and patients receive $50 pramoxine HCl); off Clinac[R] BPO 7 (benzoyl peroxide gel USP, 7%) (9) Solodyn[R] Medicis Up to $35 off (minocycline HC1) Pharmaceutical Solodyn[R], extended-release Corporation Ziana[R]; up to $25 tablets; Vanos[R] off Vanos[R], (fluocinonide) Loprox[R]; no cream, 0.
It did not respond to Pramoxine HCl, which our veterinarian prescribed.