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No: None of those medications would be helpful in the resolution of shingles. Clotrimazole is an anti fungal cream and shingles is caused by a virus. The use of corticosteroids in shingles is also controversial because they are of little benefit and can increase risk of secondary bacterial infection. ...Read more
I bought an eye-liner with: synthetic beeswax, dimethiconol behenate and sucrose acetate isobutyrate.Are them dangerous for my skin?I have atopic derma
Not likely: They are no more likely harmful to your skin than anyone else's. Having said that, people with ad are more likely to develop allergic contact reactions presumably due to a defect in the skin barrier function allowing allergens to penetrate the skin more readily. ...Read more
I see my doct today for the rash, and he prescribes me nystatin 100, 000units, hydrocortizon cream, he says that i got definetly tinea cruris & hemorro?
Nystatin is not effe: Nystatin is not effective for tinea cruris. If you have tinea cruris you also have tinea pedis (fungus on the feet). This treatment might help if you have monilia or intertrigo or seborrheic dermatitis. If it does not cure it, try otc Clotrimazole or Miconazole or ketoconazole. You may need a dermatologist. ...Read more
Poison ivy: Yes, it may not be enough but it is a good cream. ...Read more
Lichen Planus: Lichen planus will wax and wane. It is a chronic rash of unknown cause with no cure, may be itchy and poorly understood by medicine. It can be managed with medication both topical and oral. It may resolve on its own. Wish i could help more; see your dermatologist to manage this disease. ...Read more
I'm on a lot of allergy MEDS can I ask my dr 2 reevaluate my meds?(Fluticasone pro spray , Hydroxyzine, Zyrtec, (cetirizine) sudogest, & allergy shots) Help
Yes: Yes. If you have not, you should see an allergist as well. ...Read more
Hello doctor mare skin black hai kuch bhi lagati hu frak nahi padat please koi aisa prouduct batye?
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Hi docs, would beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulfate and miconazole nitrate cream helps in removing scars mark?
She has itching&positive Candida.Me suffering balanitis.Both pomade clotrimazol.Now she's starting itraconazol 3-day 200mg. Should I have a monodosis?
Administration: Please ask the administrators how this can be arranged. ...Read more
Eye wrinkles: 1st. You don't prevent aging signs. You delay them with moisturizers, because dryness helps alter the collagen that support that delicate skin, thus wrinkles appear. Powders or powder based eye cosmetics, can block perspiration in the area, an effective detoxifier (perspiration). Free radicals then accumulate in the cells of the skin. So, in short yes powder eyeshadow may contribute to wrinkles. ...Read more
I hav got pimples al over ma face.i used mometasone furoate. doctor has prescribed me clindamycin.does it work against steroidal induced acne??
Im suffring from chicken pox. Dr gave me cefuroxime axtil , loratadine , calamine lotion and paracitamol. Is it good for me?
Treat the symptoms. : Best thing for chicken pox is do not scratch or you will scar. So calomine lotion may help some. Just do not touch them ...Read more
A skin doctor made diagnosis of my problem i.E choinergic urticaria. He suggested medicine atarax (hydroxyzine) 25 mg (hydroxyxine)..Tell me about prblm nd medicine?
I've allergic react on my face dt fusidic acid cream.There is red patches ;my derm gave me steroid cream, syst antiallerg ;can this leave any hyperpigm?
Depends on skin type: In hungary you are probably a lower fitzpatrick score type 1 or 2 and you should be able to tolerate any skin abuse. Red patches should clear up and leave no problem if this is an allergic response. Hyperpigmentation usually occurs secondary to an invasive skin procedure like chemical peel, cosmetic laser. ...Read more
Pls gve me advice to get rid of ringworm on my skin and nail! Pls see my profile picture for reference. Have duracan and elica m cream gven by derma.
Do what derma says.: Duracan is an antifungal that can be used to treat ringworm. The elica m cream contains another antifungal as well as a steroid. This antifungal treats the ringworm, and the steroid just helps the ringworm be less red and itchy. There are lots of ways to treat ringworm. It is harder to kill fungus on nails so be sure to follow up with your dermatologist whenever you're supposed to go back. ...Read more
I was diagnose with alopecia areata. My dermatologist prescribed clobetasol.Is topical ic clobetasol .05 okay to treat hair loss in women?
My dermatologist gave me: minoxidil 5%, vitamin E 200 and ketoconazole medicated shampoo for my hair falling treatment. Need a second opinion.
Hair Loss: Vitamin e and ketocanazole shampoo treat seborrheic dermatitis not hair loss. The treatment of hair loss depends on the cause. Male or female pattern hair loss can be treated with Minoxidil 5% twice a day. For men there is also propecia. For alopecia areata we use kenalog (triamcinolone) injections every four weeks. For telogen effluvium we use B12 shots once a month. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer