List three reasons to use a powder as a dermatological medication.
Shake lotions are convenient to apply but may be excessively ______________.
Two advantages of using medication in ointment form is that ointments provide
mechanical protection and _______________________ skin lesions.
Antipruritic agents are medications that relieve skin lesions with these symptoms:
_________________, _________________, and ___________________.
An anti-inflammatory agent can suppress inflammation but the ______________
of the disease remains.
______________________ agents remove invasive or causative organisms.
Antibacterial agents suppress local or superficial ____________________ only.
An antifungal agent is a drug that _____________________________________
Scalp ringworm, ringworm of the nails, and athlete's foot are examples of a
superficial fungus infection called ___________________________.