Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

does ragi aggravate eczema in babies

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manav Singla
22 years experience Allergy and Immunology
10-30%: Eczema is very common in babies, kids and adults. About 10-30% of people have eczema. It is often found in people with asthma or allergic rhinitis ( ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Have him : Seen by his pediatrician and he will advise u.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Woods
15 years experience Dermatology
They aren't: Babies often develop seborrheic dermatitis shortly after birth, which can look like eczema. However, true atopic dermatitis is extremely rare in neon ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Treatment: usually starts with a good skin care regimen, one that is designed for sensitive skin (hypoallergenic and fragrance free). Moisturizing is very impor ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
You cannot: you cannot but your pediatrician or a dermatologist often can.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not: There is no evidence that it does, but babies with active eczema must avoid certain live virus vaccine which may affect the skin.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marina Armendariz
25 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: If a baby has an allergy to milk protein, yes one of the ways it can manifest is as eczema.
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on age: Moisturizing daily is the key to healing, but the infant needs to be a least 6 months okd before considering low potency topical steroids such as hydr ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Moisturizer: The most important : Apply a moisturizer 2x daily with one application <3 minutes after bathing. If problem continues will need to identify the tr ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Yes : The otc 1% is safe for short term use.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month