Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

I have a rash on the back of my head how do I get rid of it

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Needs examination: Needs to see what kind of rash before treatment.
1
1 thank

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 member asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
28 years experience Family Medicine
Get a diagnosis: Get a proper diagnosis. It could be fungal (tinea capitis) or bacterial (cellulitis) or allergic. These are all treated differently so it is important ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Time/fluids: It sounds like you have had an allergic reaction to this medication. Please make your doctor aware of this so that you are not prescribed anything sim ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashid Khan
32 years experience Internal Medicine
See a Dermatologist : I recommend that you see a physician it is hard to diagnose skin conditions without examining the patient. This rash can be caused by number of reason ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert McMurtrie
22 years experience Pain Management
Change antiviral?: You cannot get rid of the virus that causes chicken pox and also shingles - varicella zoster. Would be odd, but not impossible, to have shingles on f ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Eval: There are many types of rashes. The type of rash needs to be known to provide specific recommendations. Recommend eval by your physician or a dermatol ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
After you bathe...: ...Apply a good emollient lotion (any brand will do) to your skin while it is still moist, to lock in the moisture. If that doesn't solve the problem, ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Hand eczema: Hand dermatitis (also known as hand eczema) often results from a combination of causes, including genetic makeup (constitutional factors), injury (con ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sean Darcy
18 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
It is a side effect: Your rash can be caused by acutane. It is important that you avoid irritants such as sun during this time and stay moisturized. You should also show y ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Contact dermatitis: Hello, i would recommend an otc antihistamine. If the symptoms don't resolve, see your doctor for other medication.
1
1 comment
1
1 thank

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