Section : Pharmaceutical Companies and their Medication used in Dermatology

Valeant Pharmaceuticals (ICN Pharmaceuticals)

  • Acanya (clindamycin, benzoyl peroxide): used in treatment of acne vulgaris
  • Atralin (tretinoin): used in the treatment of acne vulgaris, keratosis pilaris, wrinkles…
  • CeraVe line: treatment of dry skin
  • Dermateen line: treatment of dry skin, itchy skin and sensitive (eczema…) skin
  • Efudex (fuorouracil): treatment of actinic keratosis and superficial basal cell carcinoma

Note that the list is updated regularly as all pharmaceutical companies and products are not included. This is simply a guide to medications which are known to the authors of the website. Full-indications may not be included and side effects are not mentioned. All the content may therefore be viewed as an opinion.

The brands indicated are property of the pharmaceutical companies and are trademarked.

The products included are specifically for dermatology (eg oral antibiotics are not included).

The steroid (corticosteroid) grading is from mild…moderate….strong to very strong.

Please contact us to complete/correct the list.

Category : ICN - Modifie le 03.9.2010Category : Valeant - Modifie le 03.9.2010