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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Young Jr
40 years experience Dermatology
Yes for eczema: It is safe for eczema but will worsen a fungal or bacterial infection. It is a moderately strong cortisone or corticosteroid.

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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Kanter
20 years experience Geriatrics
Inflammation/rash: Topical steroid used to treat inflammatory conditions of the skin.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Alclometasone: Please re-ask and clarify what condition you are trying to treat.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Minimize bathing: One important thing to try is minimizing his bathing to every three days or so. Be careful about using the stronger steroid on thinner skin. The groi ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chad Rudnick
9 years experience Pediatrics
Few ideas: Depending on the reason why the medications were prescribed there could be various reasons why they are not working. (Ex: applying the medications cor ... Read More
A 83-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Yes but do not use longer than one week. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options if it does not improve.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yakub Pothiawala
25 years experience Family Medicine
Cream: Any cortisone related cream should not be used for long time, but to get better answer consult dermatologist.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
21 years experience Plastic Surgery
It is expired: I wouldnt use something after the expiration date.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist to evaluate for infection.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Ellen Luchetti
34 years experience Dermatology
Betamethasone: These medicines are for fungus; the clotrimazole/betamethasone mixture will help do to the steroid component, but it should never be applied to areas ... Read More
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