Itch Relief Comparison Chart
Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff

Anti-Itch Relief Products
Product Key Ingredients: Especially good for:
Drs. Foster & Smith Itch Stop Series
(for dogs, cats, and horses)
Contains hydrocortisone, a topical steroid which will stop the itch temporarily. Available in lotion, pads, salve, shampoo, and spray. Hydrocortisone has been shown effective in stopping incessant itching. Commonly used as a salve, spray, or liquid-soaked pad between toes to stop constant licking.
Allercaine™ with Bittran™ II
(for dogs)
Lidocaine, a local anesthetic. Soothes the itch, sting and pain of hot spots, insect bites and other minor skin irritations.
Drs Foster & Smith Oatmeal Shampoo and Conditioner
(for dogs and cats)
Soothing formula containing oat beta glucans has unique moisturizing properties and provides temporary relief from itchy skin. Gentle and soothing cleansing action for pets with allergies, dry flaky skin, or skin that reacts to harsh detergents.
TrizCHLOR™ 4HC Shampoo & Spray Conditioner 4% Chlorhexidine Gluconate for antibacterial properties, plus 1% hydrocortisone for soothing itch relief. Conditioner also has aloe vera. Great for hotspots and skin conditions responsive to chlorhexidine. Hydrocortisone helps soothe the itch.
Natural Pet Allergies™
for Dogs
Synergistic blend of natural ingredients supports normal skin comfort and normal mucous membrane activity. Provides a natural approach to pet comfort.
Sentry Hot Spot Skin Remedy Benzalkonium Chloride. Kills staphylococcus intermedius bacteria commonly associated with hot spot in dogs.
Bio-Groom Natural Oatmeal Soothing Anti-Itch Shampoo & Conditioner Shampoo: 2% (RAW) Colloidal oatmeal USP
Conditioner: 10% (RAW) Colloidal oatmeal USP.
Helps stop the itch of minor discomforts. Soap-free and free of parabens and dyes.
Relief® Shampoo, Creme Rinse, & Spray Pramoxine Hydrochloride 1%. Temporary relief of itching, flaking and irritation.
Vet's Best Hot Spot Shampoo Tea Tree Oil, Aloe Vera, and Allantoin. Shampoo cleanses raw, irritated skin with tea tree oil and promotes normal comfort with aloe vera and allantoin.
Natural Pet Skin & Itch™
for Dogs
Over 20 natural ingredients in a a base of pure water. Supports normal skin comfort with a homeopathic approach.

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