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Cause Of Cutivate Allergy
Been using fluticasone propionate daily since June. Is that bad? Only thing that helps my nasal airways from allergies that causes asthma.
It's Ok: The main recommend treatment for allergic rhinitis (runny nose) is the use of nasal steroids. The steroid has minimal absorption into your blood stream. Main side effect noted in some is dryness and nose bleeds. Consider using nasal saline spray to clear the nose frequently and to keep the skin hydrated. Try a nasal saline wash each evening to rid your nose of the day's pollen. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I have fluticasone propionate 50 mcg that I use for allergies. Is it safe to use while experiencing the rebound effect? Didn't use it during my cold
What rebound effect?: What do you mean by rebound effect? ...Read more
If the fluticasone propionate nasal spray helps with my asthma, does that mean my asthma is due to allergies?
Nasal allergy spray. Fluticasone propionate. Glucocorticoids ? Can using daily or twice daily raise someone high normal, 350-400K in last 4yrs, in platelets anyway to current levels between 425-500L?
Unlikely: Very unlikely to do thatGet a more detailed answer ›
I use minoxidil 5% but it causes irritation and redness on my forehead. Can I put cutivate when they seem.
Clarify please: Sorry, not sure that I understand. Please clarify and re-ask. ...Read more
Can fluticasone propionate nasal spray cause weight gain ? I've seen people report it since it's a steroid , is it possible??
Very rare: This would be a very rare side effect, and only rarely seen after taking it for a very long time. This is because the steroid acts locally in the nose and the sinuses and is not absorbed by the bloodstream ...Read more
Has potential: This is a corticosteroid which although given topically may be absorbed to varying extents and systemic side-effects of steroids are numerous, including adrenal insufficiency when stopped, diabetes, immunosuppression, osteoporosis, and others, but these are infrequent complications of this therapy. ...Read more
Yes: You can , but what preparation: inhaled / nasal? ...Read more
Very different: Nasal steroids such as fluticasone work best for nasal congestion and sinus inflammation, while antihistamines such as fexofenadine work better for itching and sneezing. Typically, if you're going to use only one medication, you'll do better with fluticasone than fexofenadine. ...Read more
I have red patches on my face and they are not going i tried a lot of topical medications but they are not working such as cutivate what is the cure?
Are there any journal articles that compare fluticasone propionate and fexofenadine, with what results?
Please tell me if there are any journal articles that compare monotherapy fluticasone propionate and fexofenadine?
This is what I found: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00502775Get a more detailed answer ›
I have eczema and i have been using alot of cutivate on my face,I have become very dark.So can you suggest any home remedies to make me whiter?
Scratching: Steroid cream does not darken the skin but scratching does. It is not a good idea to apply cortisone cream daily for a long time since it may induce acne as well as thinning of the skin. Need to find out what is actually causing your facial rash since eczema does not commonly affect the face except in very severe cases. See dermatologist to get a diagnosis and stop scratching. ...Read more