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Halobetasol propionate ointment lightened my skin on my cheek around where I have psoriasis. How could i fix it?
See a dermatologist: Avoid use of steroid on the face, especially such a potent one. Psoriasis on the face is sometimes in the eyebrows, very unusual on the cheek. You need careful evaluation by a professional who is knowledgable and experienced with psoriasis as well as other skin disorders. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
Halobetasol: Halobetasol is a topical steroid and probably only effective for cutaneous (skin) related Sarcoidosis. There are many skin manifestations like erythema nodosum to psoriasis-like plaques and skin biopsy is often necessary to establish sarcoidosis and Rx options. Sarcoidosis affects many organs like the lung, nervous system, and kidney systems, and in these scenarios, a topical steroid is not helpfu ...Read more
Palmo plantar psoriasis. How do I make occlusive dressing for toe that covers between the two toes as well? Halobetasol crm rub in, slather + cover?
Ultravate: If you have eczema, psoriasis, or certain other inflammatory skin conditions, a healthcare provider may prescribe ultravate® (halobetasol propionate) ointment or cream. This medicine is approved for use in adults and children as young as 12 years old, and is applied in a thin layer on the affected areas of the skin once or twice daily but not on the face or groin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
TERRIBLE idea: This is a powerful glucocorticoid and it will make you less able to control the bacteria that cause acne, making your disease worse in a short time. Further, if i'm not mistaken it's a prescription medication and you're unwise to use powerful meds given you for some other purpose in order to experiment. Further, it's likely to cause atrophy of your face. Please don't do this. ...Read more
Ultravate: If you have eczema, psoriasis, or certain other inflammatory skin conditions, a healthcare provider may prescribe ultravate® (halobetasol propionate) ointment or cream. This medicine is approved for use in adults and children as young as 12 years old, and is applied in a thin layer on the affected areas of the skin once or twice daily but not on the face or groin. ...Read more
Ultravate alternativ: Yes. Speak with you doctor about it. ...Read more
I've been having eczema for almost a year. Should i see another doctor? Is it possible to get rid of it? It started last summer on one foot. My dermatologist prescribed ultravate, which worked for a while. Then, my other foot started to get itchy and then
I m male , 35.I have itching problem since i was child. I get temporary relieve from clobestasol propionate and gentamicin . I m perfect healthy.
See a Dermatologist: See a dermatologist for a correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Is there any interactions with Tenex (guanfacine) 1mg and flucticasone propionate 50mcg. She is 8?
No: No interactions would be expected.Get a more detailed answer ›
Has potential: This is a corticosteroid which although given topically may be absorbed to varying extents and systemic side-effects of steroids are numerous, including adrenal insufficiency when stopped, diabetes, immunosuppression, osteoporosis, and others, but these are infrequent complications of this therapy. ...Read more