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I am taking 100mg minocycline 2x a day for acne but it seems to be giving me a headache, is there an alternative antibiotics for acne that doesn't cau In brief: See dermatologistACNE ANTIBIOTIC PIMPLES HEADACHE MINOCYCLINE PIMPLES
There are top meds which might work, depending on the type of acne you have.
I had bunion surgery about a year ago and had cortisone injections for keloids. What can I do to treat skin discoloration from injection? In brief: Speak with surgeonBUNION CORTISONE INJECTIONS CORTIZONE KELOIDS BLACK SKIN DISCOLORATION SURGERY
if surgeon is unable to assist, see dermatologist for eval and tx
Will my skin go back to normal after a moderate/severe sunburn because it’s blistered right now? In brief: Most likely
give it some time , and if continues to show poor healing , see dermatologist.
Hopefully, a good quality sunscreen will be on the top of your list when shopping soon.SKIN SUNBURN
What shampoo is recommended for someone with chronic scalp Foliculitis condition? In brief: See dermINFECTED HAIR FOLLICLE (FOLLICULITIS) SHAMPOOS
see dermatologist to confirm dx and if it is folliculitis, would suggest one of several rx shampoos to help control the problem. Might be best to use combination of a steroid and an antifungal shampoo.
I have lumps on my pubic area. They stared a year ago. They have been coming and going ever since. The lumps differ in size and pain. Some can be itchy. Some are hard. Some are mobile. I don’t know what they ate and how to get rid of them. In brief: see dermPREVENT
prob folliculitis. see derm for eval and tx
I have a skin rash on both sides of my shoulder wings. Light brown , itchy and some are round and some are not? In brief: See derm
could be a common fungus, t.
versicolor, which would be treated with top meds. see dermatologist to confirmRASH RASH SKIN
I have hemorrhoids and since couple of days back I feel very itchy around my anus. I am trying cortizone but it is still itchy. In brief: See dermatologist
hemorrhoids can be inherently itchy, but also could be @ pruritus ani secondary to a yeast or fungal infection.
This usually can be treated with topical antiyeast/fungals along with sitz baths using aveeno bath powder in the tub. see derm to confirmANAL SWELLING CORTIZONE DAY HEMORRHOID HEMORRHOIDS HYDROCORTISONE SEVERE ITCHING
How clear open pores and black spot from my oily face ?? suggest me some medicine or cream to reduce these problem In brief: See dermatologist
sometimes top retinoids can help this problem, but you should be properly dxed by your dermatologist in person.CLEAR
Derm Prescribed Spirilolactone 100mg one a day. 3rd day taking it. I get lots of gas, cramps and diarrhea everytime I eat. Derm said to take half morning, half at night. Are there any suggestions on how to take it to to reduce/ eliminate these issue? In brief: All depends on dxDAY DERMATOLOGY DIARRHEA ELIMINATE LOOSE STOOLS ONE A DAY
If you are taking this med for hormone related acne, you may start to take 25 mg every morning with food, and then gradually increase the dose to 50 mg every am., which might be sufficient in controlling the acne.
Is it okay to use mupirocin ointment after it expired by a few months? In brief: Prob ok
prob would be ok, but if fails to be working, see your doc for eval and new RxBACTROBAN MUPIROCIN