Medicines & Drugs by category Medicines used to treat inflammation

The leaflets in this section are authored by an experienced pharmacist. Pharmacists are experts in medicines. The medicines in this section include those which act against inflammation. They include medicines used in joint inflammation such as those used for arthritis, skin inflammation like eczema or gut inflammation like ulcertive colitis and Crohn's disease. If you've ever thought "Who shouldn't take diclofenac?", "How do I take my indometacin?", "How do I get the most from my colchicine treatment?" or "What problems can prednisolone cause?" information leaflets in this section will have answers for you.

Antazoline and xylometazoline eye drops Balsalazide - Colazide
Beclometasone for severe inflammatory skin conditions Beclometasone nasal spray
Beclometasone tablets for ulcerative colitis Betamethasone eye drops and eye ointment (Betnesol, Vistamethasone)
Betamethasone for severe inflammatory skin conditions Betamethasone soluble tablets (Betnesol)
Budesonide rectal preparations Celecoxib capsules for pain and inflammation - Celebrex
Clobetasol propionate for severe inflammatory skin conditions Colchicine for gout attacks
Deflazacort tablets - Calcort Dexamethasone
Dexamethasone eye drops for inflammation Dexamethasone with antibacterial ear spray
Dexibuprofen tablets for pain and inflammation - Seractil Diclofenac for pain and inflammation
Diflucortolone for severe inflammatory skin conditions Etanercept - Enbrel
Etodolac for pain and inflammation - Eccoxolac, Etopan, Lodine® Felbinac for pain and inflammation - Traxam
Fenoprofen tablets for pain and inflammation - Fenopron Fludroxycortide for inflammatory skin conditions
Flumetasone and clioquinol ear drops - Locorten-Vioform Fluorometholone eye drops for inflammation
Flurbiprofen eye drops - Ocufen Flurbiprofen lozenges
Flurbiprofen tablets for pain and inflammation - Froben Fluticasone for severe inflammatory skin conditions - Cutivate
Fluticasone nasal preparations Gentamicin ear drops - Genticin
Hydrocortisone for mild inflammatory skin conditions Hydrocortisone rectal foam
Ibuprofen for pain and inflammation Indometacin for pain and inflammation
Ketoprofen for pain and inflammation Loteprednol eye drops for inflammation
Mefenamic acid for pain and inflammation - Ponstan Meloxicam for pain and inflammation
Mesalazine Methylprednisolone tablets (Medrone)
Mometasone for severe inflammatory skin conditions Mometasone nasal spray
Nabumetone for pain and inflammation - Relifex Naproxen tablets for pain and inflammation - Naprosyn
Nepafenac eye drops (Nevanac) Nicotinamide gel for acne
Olsalazine - Dipentum Prednisolone - Deltacortril, Deltastab, Dilacort
Prednisolone ear drops (Predsol) Prednisolone eye drops for inflammation (Predsol, Pred Forte, Minims)
Prednisolone rectal preparations Preparations for haemorrhoids (piles) containing a corticosteriod
Rimexolone eye drops for inflammation (Vexol) Sodium cromoglicate eye drops
Sulfasalazine Sulindac
Tenoxicam tablets for pain and inflammation - Mobiflex Triamcinolone for severe inflammatory skin conditions
Triamcinolone nasal spray (Nasacort)