Synopsis

This account is confined to therapy directed primarily at the skin,

• Pharmacokinetics of the skin

• Topical preparations:Vehicles for presenting drugs to the skin; Emollients, barrier preparations and dusting powders;Topical analgesics: Antipruritics; Adrenocortical steroids; Sunscreens

• Cutaneous adverse drug reactions

• Individual disorders: Psoriasis, Acne, Urticaria, Skin infections

It is easy to do more harm than good with potent drugs, and this is particularly true in skin diseases. Many skin lesions are caused by systemic or topical use of drugs, often taking the form of immediate or delayed hypersensitivity.

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