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Combiderm Cream For Rashes
Clarify: I'm sorry I don't understand 'when I cream any lotion I get rashes'. What cream and what lotion? ...Read more
Depends: One has to know what the diagnosis is. If it's an allergic reaction to clothing (contact dermatitis) a cortisone type cream would help. If it's a fungus infection an antifungal cream is indicated. If it's a bacterial infection (cellulitis) an antibacterial cream like bacitracin is needed. See your physician or dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment if your rash persists. ...Read more
No: This is a potent topical corticosteroid cream. The pubic area is a sensitive area and I would avoid using a cream this potent as you can have significant side effects like skin atrophy, prominent blood vessels, and stretch marks if you don't have a pathology in that area that requires this. Please consider seeing a dermatologist for a diagnosis and treatment options. Best of luck. ...Read more
Dear sir I am having rashes in my inner thighs since 5-6 months. I am using etan gm skin cream but all in vain. Kindly help.?
I've been having unexplained rashes on my face for a week now and it keeps spreading, is there any cream you would recommend to treat it?
No: A dermatologist needs to look at the rash for you to get the best treatment. ...Read more
What causes red rashes, and try topical creams and they r not working. It itching all thw time and hurts.
Red rash: More information is needed for us to be able to help you. Write back as to where you get the rash, circumstances, medicine used, etc. ...Read more
What to do if I have rashes on my body called eczema, and my cream just isn't working. Can someone help me?
Eczema: Your primary care physician should be able to evaluate and treat your eczema or refer you to a dermatologist if necessary. ...Read more
Hi is there any creams available that would toughen up my face to continue to use just for men beard dye to stop rashes?
Diagnosis: You need to have the rash looked at so a diagnosis can be made. Then you know what medicine to use to heal (eradicate) the rash. ...Read more
I have a problem of rashes on my buttocks with dark patches.... Please suggest me with some cream docs to remove all such patches?
How long and how often can be combiderm applied to cure neck rashes? Not itchy. I am very cautious in taking steroid creams but my GP prescribed.
Work with your doctor:
Combiderm consists of Betamethasone Dipropionate, Clotrimazole, Gentamicin. Take some pictures of your rash. Then use cream as directed by GP for 2 weeks.
Take new pictures. Compare to prior pictures. If no improvement go back to doctor. Or set up. Dermatology visit. Good luck. ...Read more
Rashes on neck, upper back just below neck and some in front...My 7 month old son....Which cream? Recently came us from india....
There is very itching in my private areas. It become red rashes. I wash regularly, but won't go away. Plz suggest some cream or something.
See a physician: If a rash is not improving, then you should see a physician. You don't want to use a cream that may potentially make it worse ...Read more
Woke up with red itchy rashes on my sides and the red rashes are spreading. I'm putting cream on it takes away itching but is still red and spreading.
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Not recommended: Elomet is probably a bit too strong for her. Better to find out what is causing the rash. Some causes may be treated with a lower potency steroid as part of the management plans, but other causes may necessitate a different approach ...Read more
Wrong question: Do not use this on your face. It does not cause wrinkles, but causes perioral dermatitis. This is a rash which looks like severe acne. It also may contribute to glaucoma and cataracts. WHY ARE YOU USING THIS ON YOUR FACE??? Every dermatologist knows this must not be used on the face. See a dermatologist for diagnosis and better therapy. ...Read more
I have dry itchy rashes everywhere, I've tried everything, but is there a prescription strength cream to help?
Yes: Yes there are prescription strength creams that can treat rashes but these are available by prescription only. I recommend an evaluation by a physician who can determine the rash and prescribe an appropriate treatment. ...Read more
What can cause a 1 year old child to develop alergies and rashes on its skin from mosquito bites? Does any skin cream help?
Mosquito bites: That's what mosquito's do - cause those huge local reactions, and in a rare person, even more widespread reactions. If I get a mosquito bite on my leg, it will often swell to the size of a small cup saucer. It's due to histamine release locally. Sometimes cool compresses to the area are helpful, but for such a large reaction, topical anti-itch meds probably won't do much. Could try oral benadryl, (diphenhydramine). ...Read more
I have rashes on my neck, particularly on the goitre, it's red, very itch and can be painful, is there any good cream to use?
How to get rid of rashes on side of neck? Have it for 5 months now, and have tried some creams and they haven't worked. Please someone help me!!
Rashes: Knowing what the rash is and it's cause is helpful in both selecting the correct treatment and how to prevent reoccurrence. Absent that a few reasonable things to try would be: 1% Hydrocortisone cream, organic unrefined coconut oil, lavender essential oil All of these are over the counter and available at a health store. If these fail consult a physician. ...Read more
I have 1 year and 3 month old son. He is having a red rashes (like Eczema) on his body. My ped suggested Denoside Cream (0.5%). Can I use on face?
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I m facing itching btw my thighs since late 5 months. I also used ringworm cream and candid power. But still itching is there but rashes were gone.
Itch: Itch and rash in that region may be caused by fungal or yeast infection, but also can be caused by friction and/or moisture from tight clothing. If there is no further rash, wear white cotton underwear, avoid tight jeans or pants, apply cortisone type ointment for the itch. If no improvement, see a dermatologist. ...Read more