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can i use moisturizer and triamcinolone acetonide cream together

A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Triamcinolone alone: The steroid cream will act as a moisturizer as well and you will not need to use a separate moisturizer. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in f ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
No: No.It would probably make it worse.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
No: No, this used to treat dermatitis-skin. You need antibiotics to treat impetigo. You should see your dermatologist.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Perumunda Sharma
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: It wont be dangerous.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience Dermatology
Glycolycic soap: It depends what you are using them for. Glycolic acid can cause irritation to the skin and can cause the skin cells to shed faster. If you want to use ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susanne Gee
25 years experience Dermatology
No.: It is not advisable to use triamcinolone (a steroid cream) on the face. Steroids are designed to be used as temporary anti-inflammatory agents on ras ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Go ahead.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Apply cool...: ...Washcloths often, and take Ibuprofen to decrease the pain and inflammation. If you burn after applying a sunscreen, you are not using one that is s ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
No: You can but it is better to determine what is causing them to give you problems and fix that.
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No. Econazole is: antifungal while triamcinolone is anti-inflammatory. They are 2 very different drugs.
A female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes. Topically. : Topical use of triamcinolone is perfectly fine.
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but: Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) can be used on the skin, but only for the right reasons. The antifungal part gets rid of some tinea infecti ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Adapalene: Yes, you can apply Clindamycin and Adapalene cream together.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Yes, they are complimentary!
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience Dermatology
No: Hydrocortisone valerate is a mid potency steroid while otc Hydrocortisone is a low potency steroid. Therefore u would not get the same effect from the ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: It is not effective.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Callahan
23 years experience Podiatry
No: Only antifungals will kill fungal infections. Purchase otc terbinafine, lotrimin or any topical antifungal and apply as directed. You must also purcha ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
AVEENO (oatmeal) MOISTURIZER++: YES. YOU MAY USE A SMALL AMOUNT OF AVEENO (oatmeal) MOISTURER
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Steroid : A corticosteroid cream will help reduce redness temporarily , however , it is not meant as a long term treatment and does have the potential to aggrav ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Not good idea in gen: There are some very specific, and relatively less common, vaginal disorders which can be treated appropriately with hydrocortisone, but for more commo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Work close w/ Dr!: Watch for unusual bleeding, severe abdominal pain, dizziness, lightheadedness, or black, tarry stools. You should take the medications with food and t ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
20 years experience Dermatology
Yes: These can be used together with the steroid cream applied first. This is often done if rashes such as eczema are secondarily infected. However, bactro ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Leazzo
22 years experience Family Medicine
Ok: Very little systemic absorption from topical steroids so little chance of passage to child through breastmilk. However this is not true if the steroid ... Read More
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