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 Aspirin and metoclopramide
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
Tolfenamic acid Triamcinolone for severe inflammatory skin conditions
Triamcinolone nasal spray (Nasacort)