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Allergic Contact Dermatitis Summary

Description: A contact dermatitis due to allergic sensitization to various substances. These substances subsequently produce inflammatory reactions in the skin of those who have acquired hypersensitivity to them as a result of prior exposure.

Also Known As: Dermatitis, Allergic Contact; Allergic Contact Dermatitides; Allergic Eczematous Dermatitides; Allergic Eczematous Dermatitis; Contact Dermatitides, Allergic Show All >>

Networked: 3065 relevant articles (52 outcomes, 144 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Allergic Contact Dermatitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Allergens : 5 outcomes 21 studies in 222 results : IBA
  2. Nickel : 5 outcomes 21 studies in 211 results : IBA
  3. pimecrolimus (Elidel) : 5 outcomes 2 studies in 19 results : FDA 2
  4. Acrylates : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 40 results : IBA
  5. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 24 results : FDA 7 Generic
  6. Tuberculin (PPD) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 43 results : IBA
  7. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 13 results : FDA 20 Generic
  8. Betamethasone (Celestone) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 4
  9. acrylic acid (acrylate) : 2 outcomes in 14 results : IBA
  10. Mechlorethamine (Nitrogen Mustard) : 2 outcomes in 7 results : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Allergic Contact Dermatitis

  1. Atopic Dermatitis (Atopic Eczema)
  2. Psoriasis (Pustulosis Palmaris et Plantaris)
  3. Inflammation
  4. Hypersensitivity (Allergy)
  5. Skin Diseases
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Key Therapies for Allergic Contact Dermatitis

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  1. Hearing Aids (Hearing Aid) : 1 outcome in 7 results
  2. Protective Gloves : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 2 studies in 9 results
  4. Phototherapy (Light Therapy) : 1 study in 1 result
  5. Intramuscular Injections : 1 study in 1 result
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