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Does Selsun Blue Help Ring Worm
4 yr old daughter diagnosed w/ringworm of scalp, takin 125mg Lamisil and using selsun blue 3% but no help. should i take her to dermatologist?
Tinea capitus: Tinea capitus is a fungal infection of the scalp which causes itching, scaling, crusting, pustules and ocassionally infection with bacteria (kerion). Tinea capitus requires several weeks of oral antifungal medications with or without an antibacterial. Your doctor can help you determine if this is what you have. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I put selsun blue on & left it overnight to help with these light spots I have and when I got up to shower it off it was red and hurt to touch, help?
I really need help finding a shampoo that fights dandruff but also works for extremely sensitive skin? Ive had reactions to both selsun blue and dove.
Trial and error,: There is no rhyme or reason to the sensitivity you are experiencing. Many patients allergic to sulfa will react to Selsun. Dove is fairly mild. Neutogena is mild and non-allergenic and many of my patients have done well with Zinc products. A trial of Zincon shampoo may be helpful. If these don't work see your physician or Dermatologist for other options. Good luck and good hair. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Hello. My doctor gave me A pill called Fluconazole, i still have some spots on my body. will Selsun blue help take it away?
I left selsun blue on my affected tinea versicolor areas overnight and it appears to have left me with a burn! Help!
You'll be OK: That is a standard treatment for tinea versicolor. The ingredients in the Selsun Blue may have caused an irritation. Just apply a soothing skin lotion for a day or two. You'll be fine. And I'll bet you killed the fungi that were causing your tinea versicolor. Now go out and get a normal suntan. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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