What is Anthralin (dithranol) topical?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Micanol

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Anthralin topical is used to treat psoriasis and other skin conditions. A latex glove should be worn while applying the medication to the affected areas of your skin.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Anthralin (dithranol) topical

Side effect Patients
Itchy scalp 1
Rashes (redness, swelling) 1

Why patients stopped taking Anthralin (dithranol) topical

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Anthralin (dithranol) topical

Duration

Stopped taking Anthralin (dithranol) topical

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Anthralin (dithranol) topical.