Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
Calamine is used to relieve the itching, pain, and discomfort of minor skin irritations, such as those caused by poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac. This medicine also dries oozing and weeping caused by poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac.
Calamine is available without prescription.
Portions of this document last updated: Feb. 01, 2023
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