Epifoam

Active Ingredient(s): Hydrocortisone + Pramoxine
FDA Approved: * December 19, 1979
Pharm Company: * SCHWARZ PHARMA
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Epifoam Overview

Cortisol is a steroid hormone, in the glucocorticoid class of hormones. When used as a medication, it is known as hydrocortisone. It is produced in humans by the zona fasciculata of the adrenal cortex within the adrenal gland.[1] It is released in response to stress and low blood-glucose concentration. It functions to increase blood sugar through gluconeogenesis, to suppress the immune system, and to aid in the metabolism of fat, protein, and carbohydrates.[2] It also decreases bone formation...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Hydrocortisone + Pramoxine
  • Aerosol: 1% + 1%
  • Aerosol, Metered: 1% + 1%
  • Cream: 0.5% + 1%, 1% + 1%, 2.5% + 1%
  • Gel: 20mg/g + 10mg/g
  • Lotion: 0.5% + 1%, 1% + 1%, 2.5% + 1%
  • Ointment: 1% + 1%, 2.5% + 1%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Epifoam: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0037-6824 Epifoam Topical Aerosol, Foam by Meda Pharmaceuticals
  • 68220-144 Epifoam Topical Aerosol, Foam by Alaven Pharmaceutical LLC

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