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How Can I Treat My Son Eczema Its All Over His Body And Its Swoll He Can Sleep
Here are some tips.: Eczema can't be cured but usually can be controlled. It's best managed by using a sensitive skin cleanser, avoiding bathing in very hot water and bathing him only every 2-3 days, and using a sensitive skin lotion at least 3 times daily, even when the rash isn't there. Ask his doctor if you can give him Benadryl before bed. If doing all this doesn't help enough, his doctor can add eczema ointments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of persistent skin conditions prominent symptoms include dryness and recurring skin rashes that are characterized by one or more of these symptoms: redness, skin edema (swelling), itching, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, or bleeding. The cause of eczema is unknown but is presumed to be a combination of ...Read more
My 13 year old son has chronic eczema - after a bad flare up he now has numerous pus filled boils all over his body. I'm worried.
I have a 13 month old son. He is having rashes (mild eczema) all over the body. I am putting hydro cortisone. What else can we do. Is it safe?
Eczema: you need to make sure to use hypoallergenic shampoos. Also do quick baths to help not dry the skin too much. Thrm moisturize the skin with hypoallergenic lotion to keep the skin hydrated. Do the lotion more frequently., like 2-3 times per day. Hydrocortisone use is only for short term ...Read more
Eczema treatment: Eczema is a skin sensitivity which is controllable with certain skin care measures, but should be expected to flare up from time to time. Washing with hypoallergenic soaps, hydrating with hypoallergenic lotions, avoiding perfumed products, wearing loose natural fiber clothing, applying topical steroids with flaring and controlling itch will all help keep eczema at bay. ...Read more
16 mo son has had a rash that covers his entire body for 4 weeks now. We were told it was eczema, not clearing up and getting worse. Suggestions?
Rash: Without a picture it is difficult to give you a definitive diagnosis. However, if you claim he has eczema use moisturizer and more moisturizer. Apply at least four times a day and apply before bedtime. An antihistamine such as Benadryl would be helpful for the itch. Since his whole body is involved i would not recommend steroids at present. ...Read more
My son 13 months old. He has red color eczema started when he was 4 months. It was spread all the body but now on back of(knees, elbows,nick)?
Not unusual: The distribution you describe is typical for eczema in his age group. Continuous use of a moisturizer of the affected areas is critical, as well as a burst of a topical steroid (hydrocortisone) for flare ups. Also maintaining at least 40% humidity in the house. If these do not improve his situation, you should consult his pediatrician. ...Read more
My 4 year old son has chronic eczema... Are there any natural ways to treat it? I don't really want to use the topical steroids on him...
My son is 10 months old and has red bumps all over his face some look like they are pimples. Told it was eczema but i'm not so sure. Thoughts?
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