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 dropsBalsalazide - Colazide
Beclometasone for severe inflammatory skin conditionsBeclometasone nasal spray
Beclometasone tablets for ulcerative colitisBetamethasone eye drops and eye ointment (Betnesol, Vistamethasone)
Betamethasone for severe inflammatory skin conditionsBetamethasone soluble tablets (Betnesol)
Budesonide nasal spray (Rhinocort Aqua)Budesonide rectal preparations
Celecoxib capsules for pain and inflammation - CelebrexClobetasol propionate for severe inflammatory skin conditions
Colchicine for gout attacksDeflazacort tablets - Calcort
DexamethasoneDexamethasone eye drops for inflammation
Dexamethasone with antibacterial ear sprayDexibuprofen tablets for pain and inflammation - Seractil
Diclofenac for pain and inflammationDiflucortolone for severe inflammatory skin conditions
Etanercept - EnbrelEtodolac for pain and inflammation - Eccoxolac, Etopan, Lodine®
Felbinac for pain and inflammation - TraxamFenoprofen tablets for pain and inflammation - Fenopron
Fludroxycortide for inflammatory skin conditionsFlumetasone and clioquinol ear drops - Locorten-Vioform
Fluorometholone eye drops for inflammationFlurbiprofen eye drops - Ocufen
Flurbiprofen lozengesFlurbiprofen tablets for pain and inflammation - Froben
Fluticasone for severe inflammatory skin conditions - CutivateFluticasone nasal preparations
Gentamicin ear drops - GenticinHydrocortisone for mild inflammatory skin conditions
Hydrocortisone rectal foamIbuprofen for pain and inflammation
Indometacin for pain and inflammationKetoprofen for pain and inflammation
Loteprednol eye drops for inflammationMefenamic acid for pain and inflammation - Ponstan
Meloxicam for pain and inflammationMesalazine
Methylprednisolone tablets (Medrone)Mometasone for severe inflammatory skin conditions
Mometasone nasal spray (Nasonex)Nabumetone for pain and inflammation - Relifex
Naproxen tablets for pain and inflammation - NaprosynNepafenac eye drops (Nevanac)
Nicotinamide gel for acneOlsalazine - Dipentum
Prednisolone - Deltacortril, Deltastab, DilacortPrednisolone ear drops (Predsol)
Prednisolone eye drops for inflammation (Predsol, Pred Forte, Minims)Prednisolone rectal preparations
Preparations for haemorrhoids (piles) containing a corticosteriodRimexolone eye drops for inflammation (Vexol)
Sodium cromoglicate eye dropsSulfasalazine
SulindacTenoxicam tablets for pain and inflammation - Mobiflex
Tiaprofenic acid for pain and inflammation (Surgam)Triamcinolone for severe inflammatory skin conditions
Triamcinolone nasal spray (Nasacort)