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Could a side effect of an eczema lotion be swollen and pink eyes?

Could a side effect of an eczema lotion be swollen and pink eyes?

ALLERGIC CONJUNCTIVI: If you are allergic to the eczema lotion, itchy rashes will develop you call it contact dermatitis. Itchy and swollen pink eyes can be allergic in origin but not necessarily from the lotion. ...Read more

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Is Cortisone 10 Intensive Healing Eczema Lotion (1% Hydrocortisone) safe to use on the face?

Is Cortisone 10 Intensive Healing Eczema Lotion (1% Hydrocortisone) safe to use on the face?

Yes: but do note that prolonged use may thin your skin. It is better to try to pinpoint the cause than using a medication to control it. Consider seeing an allergist or dermatologist . ...Read more

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What helps the extreme fibro itch? I've tried prescription hydrocortisone 2.5%, eczema lotion, & aveeno oatmeal bath. Help!!!

What helps the extreme fibro itch? I've tried prescription hydrocortisone 2.5%, eczema lotion, & aveeno oatmeal bath. Help!!!

"fibro- itch"": Sorry- I am not certain what you are referring to. Please clarify your question. Fibromyalgia- is not a itching illness. I suggest OTC antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Zyrtec. I see you are also taking Norco- this can be a narcotic side effect. ...Read more

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I have eczema eucerine lotion doesn't help, doctor had pick up an ointment and three days later it was gone but i forgot the name, what elsecan i use?

I have eczema eucerine lotion doesn't help, doctor had pick up an ointment and three days later it was gone but i forgot the name, what elsecan i use?

Go see your doctor: Or at least contact office and ask for refill. Be sure to find out how long that medication is meant to last (3 days or 3 months). In meantime, check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/eczema/ds00986. ...Read more

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Is it possible to overdose or use too much lotion? I have eczema & use lotion multiple x per day plus steroid cream frequently.

Is it possible to overdose or use too much lotion? I have eczema & use lotion multiple x per day plus steroid cream frequently.

No: But the steroid should not be over used. There is method called occlusive dressing. If a particular lesion is bad.....less amount of cream will change it overnight. ...Read more

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Prednisone & clindycine with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) & cetaphil eczema calming lotion. My face is now scanned over, no more weeping. How long will this last?

Prednisone & clindycine with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) & cetaphil eczema calming lotion. My face is now scanned over, no more weeping. How long will this last?

Depends: Prednisone will likely control most skin inflammation but may cause serious side effects if taken for a long time. It is also unusual for atopic eczema to involve the face alone. Whether the condition will return or not depends on the actual cause of the disease. If clindamycin is used at low dose regularly as an anti-inflammatory agent , it may well control the disease process. ...Read more