In hospitalised patients, classic dithranol
therapy with twice-daily application without immediate rinsing can easily be performed.
Low concentration dithranol
and coal tar (Psorin) in psoriasis: a comparison with alcoholic coal tar extract and allontoin (Alphosyl).
Professor Nick Reynolds and Dr Mark Birch-Machin studied the effects of dithranol
, an ointment applied to the surface of the skin.
Prof Reynolds and Dr Birch-Machin studied the effects of dithranol
, an ointment applied to the surface of the skin
1) Some common matrices used in polymer MALDI experiments include DHB for analytes soluble in methanol, ferulic acid and [alpha]-cyano-4-hydroxycinnamic acid for less polar analytes soluble in tetrahydrofuran (THF), and dithranol
and trans-retinoic acid for nonpolar analytes soluble in THF or toluene.
These include emollients (aqueous cream, emulsifying ointment), coal tar extracts, dithranol
, vitamin D derivatives (calcipotriol, tacalcitol) and the vitamin A derivative, tazarotene.
Psoriasis usually responds well to creams and ointments containing the substance dithranol
- available on prescription.
Topical therapies like, coal tar, dithranol
, calcipotriol, steroids etc.
Efficacy of short-contact therapy with dithranol
in childhood psoriasis.
Hospital treatments are often based around traditional compounds such as crude coal tar and dithranol
These include coal-tar preparations Dithranol
, Calcipotriol, Tazarotene and steroid creams, or combinations such as Dovobet.
Newer preparations such as Dovonex, Calcipotriol and Curatoderm tacalcitol are less staining than coal tar products or Dithranol
in Lassar's paste, which was traditionally used.