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how to use pyrithione zinc for rosacea

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Douglas
50 years experience Orthodontics
Probably OK: If you have no lip, mouth, throat or stomach problems then it's probably OK.

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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Clarify: Not certain I understand your question. Are you asking if it can be applied shortly after something impacted skin - such as getting a sunburn. Or are ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Zinc pyrithione: is a zinc complex that inhibits both fungal and bacterial growth. It is principally used as an ingredient in anti-dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis p ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on type: There are many soaps and there are many products that have zinc pyrithione in them. You have to read the labels for the zinc product you are using to ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Probably not: It has a low solubility in water. If not ionized it probably is not affected by sea water.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Spoiled cream: I would not use a spoiled cream in any manner,it should be thrown out. It may have fungus/ bacteria and the skin is porous and can get infected
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Enjoy your swim: It won't be a problem. There is also a LOT you can use for seborrheic dermatitis beside pyrethone zinc. Old-fashioned sulfer, old-fashioned coal tar, ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Scalp Itch: Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory disorder affecting areas of the head and trunk where sebaceous glands are most prominent. Lipophilic y ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
No: It is standard therapy for seborrhea.

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