What is it?
Prednicarbate is a corticosteroid used in prescription topical ointments and creams to treat itching and inflammation. This medication is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (eczema, dermatitis, allergies, rash). Prednicarbate reduces the swelling, itching and redness that can occur in these types of conditions.
How can I avoid it?
Avoidance requires reading product labels, package inserts, Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and, on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer.
  • Topical treatment in cream or ointment form for itching and minor skin conditions such as eczema
Other names for Prednicarbate:
  • Dermatop
  • Dermatop E
  • 11b)-17-[(Ethoxycarbonyl)oxy]-11-hydroxy-21-(1-oxopropoxy)pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione
  • (11b)-17-[(ethoxycarbonyl)oxy]-11-hydroxy-3,20-dioxopregna-1,4-dien-21-yl propionate
Potential cross-reacting/co-reacting substances:
In most patients, cross-reaction is only for cortisones used topically. This test does not predict, nor make any statement about cortisone taken internally (oral or injection).
  • Hydrocortisone buteprate
  • Hydrocortisone butyrate
  • Hydrocortisone valerate
  • Hydrocortisone
  • Hydrocortisone acetate
  • Methylprednisolone
  • Other Class A and D2 or Group 1 corticosteroids

How safe is it?

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