Ala Quin

Ala Quin

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Based on a review of this drug by the National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council and/or other information, FDA has classified the indications as follows:

“Possibly” effective: Contact or atopic dermatitis; impetiginized eczema; nummular eczema; infantile eczema; endogenous chronic infectious dermatitis; stasis dermatitis; pyoderma; nuchal eczema and chronic eczematoid otitis externa; acne urticata; localized or disseminated neurodermatitis; lichen simplex chronicus; anogenital pruritus (vulvae, scroti, ani); folliculitis; bacterial dermatoses; mycotic dermatoses such as tinea (capitis, cruris, corporis, pedis); moniliasis; intertrigo.

Final classification of the less-than-effective indications requires further investigation.


There is currently no drug history available for this drug.

Other Information

Iodochlorhydroxyquin (Clioquinol) is an antifungal agent and a member of a family of drugs called hydroxyquinolines. Chemically, Iodochlorhydroxyquin is 5-chloro-7-iodo-quinolin-8-ol. Its structural formula is:


The topical corticosteroids constitute a class of primarily synthetic steroids used as anti-inflammatory and antipruritic agents. Hydrocortisone is a member of this class. Chemically hydrocortisone is pregn-4-ene-3, 20-dione, 11, 17, 21-trihydroxy, (11β)-. Its structural formula is:


Each gram of ALA-QUIN ® contains 5 mg Hydrocortisone USP and 30 mg Iodochlorhydroxyquin USP in a cream base consisting of purified water, cetyl alcohol, glycerin, stearyl alcohol, polysorbate 80, sodium lauryl sulfate, cetyl palmitate, sorbic acid.

Ala Quin Manufacturers

  • Crown Laboratories
    Ala Quin (Hydrocortisone And Iodochlorhydroxyquin) Cream [Crown Laboratories]

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