A 52-year-old member asked:
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Can you pit silver sulfadzine on a diaper rash?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: I often use this for scald like rashes.It will not benefit a yeast rash.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
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Use it often: I use this often when the diaper rash has more of a burn like quality than a yeast infection. Works fine.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Galbraith
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Not a good idea.: Silver is a toxic metal and has caused some problems in older children and adults when used to treat burns. For that reason silver sulfadiazine is no ... Read More
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Not a good idea.: Silver is a toxic metal and has caused some problems in older children and adults when used to treat burns. For that reason silver sulfadiazine is no ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream): It might help but first you must see your Gynecologist.It would not surprise if you are referred to a skin specialist. Please keep me informed.
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