Which medications in the drug class Topical Therapies are used in the treatment of Miliaria?

Updated: Mar 27, 2020
  • Author: Nikki A Levin, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Topical Therapies

Anhydrous lanolin is believed to prevent ductal blockage, allowing sweat to flow to the skin surface. Calamine lotion provides cooling symptomatic relief after miliaria develops.

Lanolin

Lanolin is thought to prevent ductal blockage, allowing sweat to flow to the skin surface.

Pramoxine/calamine topical (Aveeno Anti-Itch Cream)

Calamine lotion provides cooling symptomatic relief after miliaria develops.


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