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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
28 years experience in General Surgery
Hemmorhoids: I have not heard of that cream being used we use other topical steroids it is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either consti ... Read More
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Long
8 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hemorrhoids : You could but it is a very potent steroid and it could be absorbed into your body more readily when put in the rectal area. Most of the steroids used ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Antiinflamatory: Used for psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, alopecia areata, and others. The gel is a very expensive form. The solution is far less expensive.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Treat inflammation: Clobetasol is a steroid. Topical steroids are used to treat a variety of dermatologic inflammatory diseases, ranging from eczema, to contact allergies ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto
14 years experience in Cosmetic Surgery
Antifungal: Ketoconazole is an anti fungal cream (used to treat things like athlete's foot and ringworm.) It will not be effective in the treatment of acne, whic ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes but you needmore: This is certainly a good steroid but your dermatologist will be able to suggest a variety of other options.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Bressack
42 years experience in Dermatology
No No No No No: Clobetasol is one of the strongest topical cortisones we have. It will suppress the body's normal inflammatory response to the fungus infection, make ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Metildi
44 years experience in General Surgery
They can soothe: Steroid containing suppositories, creams and foam can relieve the pain and itching with hemorrhoids but do not treat the hemorrhoids themselves or the ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No will make worse: Jock itch is a fungal infection needing to be treated by antifungal medication. Clobetasol is a steroid. It suppresses the immune system so it will m ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Absolutely Not: This medication will treat inflammation and a fungal infection . Totally wrong for acne. Tje betamethazone may help, bit the antifungal is a waist. Ta ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
17 years experience in Dermatology
Potency: Locoid (hydrocortisone butyrate) lipocream is a medium/low potency topical steroid while clobetasol is a ultra-high potency topical steroid. Clobetas ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: Yes it is a steroid cream and can be helpful for psoriaisis.
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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it could if you: Use for short period of time, but not long period. Clobetasol propionate is a highly potent topical corticosteroid that has been shown to suppress the ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No!!!: Topical corticosteroids will suppress the immune response, and enhance the production of sebum. Systemically, this class of meds actually causes acne ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone): Yes it can treat seborrhoea.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Potency: Locoid (hydrocortisone butyrate) is a low potency steroid. Clobetasol is a super potent steroid.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
YES: yes.antifungal/antiinflammatory therapy will work.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
They can help, : But by themselves will not heal a fissure. You need to correct your diarrhea or constipation and maintain a regular bowel patter if there is any chanc ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Ellen Luchetti
34 years experience in 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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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
No.: They are in the same category, i.e. They are both medium-strength steroid creams, and therefore they are used for similar indications, but they are no ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Renee Harris
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fungal types: This medication is an antifungal and anti-inflammatory cream used to treat fungal type of vulvitis. In other words, to treat the yeast on the skin of ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Please clarify: Thank you for letting us know. Is it working for you? What is your question?
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