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Erythema Nodosum Topic Guide

Erythema Nodosum Erythema Nodosum: Erythema nodosum (EN) is a skin condition that causes painful red or purple bumps, typically on the shins. Risk factors for EN include pregnancy, infections, cancer, and certain inflammatory conditions. Though EN may resolve on its own, treatment options include NSAIDs, oral corticosteroids, and potassium iodide.

Erythema Nodosum Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

potassium iodide Potassium Iodide

Potassium iodide is the potassium salt form of iodide, a naturally occurring substance...learn more »

indomethacin Indomethacin

Indomethacin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Indomethacin works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »

naproxen Naproxen

Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Naproxen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »