Antipsoriatics for Topical Use

DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB00136CalcitriolAn active metabolite of vitamin D that is used to treat hyperparathyroidism and is also used in dialysis patients to combat hypocalcemia.
DB00799TazaroteneAn acetylenic retinoid used to treat fine wrinkles, mottled pigmentation of the skin, acne vulgaris, and plaque psoriasis.
DB01677Fumaric AcidNot Available
DB02300CalcipotriolA topical synthetic vitamin D2 derivative used in the treatment of plaque psoriasis.
DB11157AnthralinAn anthracene used to treat stable plaque psoriasis.
DB13689TacalcitolNot Annotated
DB00553MethoxsalenA furocoumarin used to treat psoriasis and vitiligo.
DB04571TrioxsalenA psoralen derivative that has been used in combination with UV light to treat vitiligo, but has been discontinued by its manufacturer.