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an·ti·pru·rit·ic

 (ăn′tē-pro͝o-rĭt′ĭk, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Preventing or relieving itching.
n.
An antipruritic drug.
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antipruritic

(ˌæntɪprʊəˈrɪtɪk)
adj
acting against or preventing itching
n
a substance that relieves or prevents itching
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Noun1.antipruritic - a substance that relieves or prevents itching
local anaesthetic, local anesthetic, topical anaesthetic, topical anesthetic, local - anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
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Translations

an·ti·pru·rit·ic

a. antipruriginoso-a, sustancia que trata o alivia la picazón.
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They include children's cough liquid Tixylix, Eurax anti-itch cream, dry skin lotion range Oilatum and anti-dandruff shampoo Polytar.
For extreme itching, try crotamiton cream (such as Eurax 30g, PS3.50, boots.com), to numb skin receptors, or hydrocortisone cream (such as Superdrug Hydrocortisone Bite & Sting Relief Cream 10g, PS3.49), which reduces inflammation.
For extreme itching, try crotamiton cream (for example, Eurax 30g, PS3.50 So boots.com), which numbs skin receptors, or hydrocortisone cream (for example, Superdrug Hydrocortisone Bite & Sting a Relief Cream 10g, PS3.49), which reduces inflammation.