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Dr. Bhavin Patel
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Dermatop (Overview)

Dermatop is a medium strength steroid which is a kind of topical steroid (skin-related medication).


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What is a dermatop used for?

What is a  dermatop used for?

Eczema and rashes: Dermatop is a mild to medium strength topical cortisone (steroid) used to treat various forms of eczema, especially in children or on sensitive body parts (like the face or in body folds). ...Read more

Dr. Bhavin Patel
7 doctors shared insights

Dermatop (Overview)

Dermatop is a medium strength steroid which is a kind of topical steroid (skin-related medication).


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Can I use dermatop for face pimples while having a daily rexsol aha 10 peel ?

Can I use dermatop for  face pimples while having a daily rexsol aha 10 peel ?

Not advised: I do not advise home peels in the first place. You would be better served saving your money and going once a month for a real right for you and your skin peel determined by a medical esthitician familiar with your medication and skin and if she needs consultation with your dermatologist she can do so. ...Read more

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Will dermatop cream work on hypertrophic scars after scar revision surgery?

Will dermatop cream work on hypertrophic scars after scar revision surgery?

Cream for scars: Cortisone creams are often used to treat scars. You should have your scar evaluated by a dermatologist to see if this cream will help. ...Read more

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What is a dermatop used for?

Eczema and rashes: Dermatop is a mild to medium strength topical cortisone (steroid) used to treat various forms of eczema, especially in children or on sensitive body parts (like the face or in body folds). ...Read more

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What are options for persistent eczema? Dermatop?

What are options for persistent eczema? Dermatop?

4 Steps: 1.Moisturize frequently-3-4 times per day 2. Use otc cortisone if no better 3. Obtain presription presription antiinflammatory agent 4. See dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a rash treated with prednicarbate. Where can I get prednicarbate in india?

I have a rash treated with prednicarbate. Where can I get prednicarbate in india?

Maybe can't.: Prednicarbate is a relatively new topical corticosteroid, so it may not be available in india. It is similar in potency to hydrocortisone, which is available everywhere, so try that if you can't find prednicarbate. ...Read more

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Will dermatop cream work on hypertrophic scars after scar revision surgery?

Cream for scars: Cortisone creams are often used to treat scars. You should have your scar evaluated by a dermatologist to see if this cream will help. ...Read more

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Can I use dermatop for face pimples while having a daily rexsol aha 10 peel ?

Not advised: I do not advise home peels in the first place. You would be better served saving your money and going once a month for a real right for you and your skin peel determined by a medical esthitician familiar with your medication and skin and if she needs consultation with your dermatologist she can do so. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Cold: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more

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Pls help me?

Help: In order to assist you - you need to provide us with more information. Please re-ask and clarify the question that you need help with. Take care. ...Read more

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Am i dying ?

I don't know: I don't know, john. Technically, every person who is alive will die someday, yes. But unless you have been diagnosed with some untreatable illness, then no, you are not actively dying. If this is something you worry about a lot, mention it to one of your parents, a close adult friend, or a school counselor. A lot of people have these kinds of worries and you can get help to not worry so much. ...Read more

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Is it free ?

Is it free ?

Yes, this is free if: If you did not ask for premium, paid services, then this HealthTap BASIC is free. Post your question in English, with good grammar and spelling, and one or more of the thousands of volunteer doctors will answer it. They might skip repetitive questions, or ones that have too many abbreviations, or are otherwise hard to understand. (HealthTap's premium services include virtual medicine appointments) ...Read more

Dr. Melissa Gowans
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Prednicarbate (Definition)

Prednicarbate is a medium strength steroid which is a kind of ...Read more