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Doctor insights on: Cures For Eczema

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How is eczema cured?

How is eczema cured?

Good Skin Hygiene: Eczema can get better over time or it can be a lifelong condition. Take good care of your skin and eczema should be kept under control. Avoid long hot showers, avoid harsh and drying cleansers. Apply fragrance-free moisturizer like Vanicream twice a day. For eczema flares, apply prescription strength corticosteroid ointments to problem areas twice a day until clear. See Allergist for more details. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for eczema?

Is there a cure for eczema?

No: Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness. Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot. Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress. ...Read more

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What's the cure for eczema?

What's the cure for eczema?

No cure but: Regular use of moisturizer to improve the skin's barrier defect, allergen avoidance if indicated, topical steroid, another anti-inflammatory cream (Protopic etc), allergy shots, and/or UVB phototherapy may all be helpful in controlling i or even induce a remission. In children, 70% will enjoy a remission by age 7. In adult, the remission rate is much much lower. ...Read more

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What is the cure for eczema?

What is the cure for eczema?

Control, no cure: While eczema cannot be cured, it can be improved and controlled by using gentle skin care, moisturizing at least daily, and taking a medication to prevent itching. You should also find out if you are allergic since avoiding the allergen may significantly improve the eczema as well. ...Read more

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Is there any cure for eczema?

Is there any cure for eczema?

Yes! : Eczema is an autoimmune disease. Autoimmune diseases are cause by the presence of a food allergy, infection, heavy metal, chemical or mold. Once you figure out the cause(s), you can remove it and the eczema goes away. Feel free to consult me for more info. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for eczema?

What is the best cure for eczema?

Steroids: Depends on the severity of eczema, your physician may prescribe a mild to strong potency topical steroids. Use moisturizer and skin cleansers instead of soap for bathing.Oral antihistamine to help with itching. ...Read more

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Is there a permanent cure for eczema?

Is there a permanent cure for eczema?

ECZEMA: Eczematoid lesions are itchy skin conditions caused by allergens , irritants. The best way to get rid of them is to moisturize the skin, apply steroid cream, avoid allergens, irritants and other triggers. ...Read more

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What Can I use to cure verrucas and eczema ?

What Can I use to cure verrucas and eczema ?

Acid and avoidance: Common warts respond to salicylic acid preparations, cryotherapy by your doctor, sometimes fungal antigen injection to trigger an immune response against it, and often just time. Eczema is a sensitivity syndrome and responds best to strict avoidance of irritants such as perfumed or colored shampoos, lotions, detergents, etc. It also improves with simple emollient creams and sometimes steroids ...Read more

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What is the longterm cure for eczema in children?

None: Eczema has no " cure"= there are great ways to avoid triggers and treat flares- but as far as taking something or undergoing some treatment to completely be "cured" - none that i know of.. Sorry - - good luck! ...Read more

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